Document Detail

Plasma glutathione peroxidase activity and selenium levels of newborns with jaundice.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9363323     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The plasma glutathione peroxidase (GSH-Px) and selenium (Se) levels were determined in 31 newborns affected by jaundice (NWJ). The GSH-Px levels of both full-term and premature newborns exhibiting jaundice and having a birthweight lower than 2000 g were significantly low (p < 0.05) when compared to controls. No significant differences were found in the corresponding Se levels, which were similar in all groups and independent of the pregnancy period and birthweight.
A Aydin; A Sayal; A Işimer
Related Documents :
6476413 - Effects of genic substitution at the brown locus on the differentiation of epidermal me...
15238103 - Determining the contribution of asphyxia to brain damage in the neonate.
24451553 - Analysis of maternal microchimerism in rhesus monkeys (macaca mulatta) using real-time ...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Biological trace element research     Volume:  58     ISSN:  0163-4984     ISO Abbreviation:  Biol Trace Elem Res     Publication Date:    1997 Jul-Aug
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-01-08     Completed Date:  1998-01-08     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7911509     Medline TA:  Biol Trace Elem Res     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  85-90     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pharmaceutical Toxicology, Gülhane Military Medical Academy, Etlik Ankara, Turkey.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Glutathione Peroxidase / blood*
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Premature
Infant, Premature, Diseases / blood*
Jaundice, Neonatal / blood*
Selenium / blood*
Statistics, Nonparametric
Reg. No./Substance:
7782-49-2/Selenium; EC Peroxidase

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Previous Document:  Tissue platinum after clinical treatment with cisplatin or carboplatin in tumor-bearing patients.
Next Document:  Effects of lithium deficiency in some insulin-sensitive tissues of diabetic Chinese hamsters.