Evaluation of Antioxidant (GSH, Vitamin A, E, C) and MDA in Iraqi Women with Toxoplasmosis

Authors

  • Fayhaa M. Khaleel1, Areej Sh. Hameed1, Ashgan S. Dawood1

Keywords:

vitamin A, E, and C, Toxoplasmagondii, GSH, MDA, Abortion women

Abstract

Background: Pregnancy loss, also referred to as a miscarriage or spontaneous abortion, is generally defined as a nonviable intrauterine pregnancy up to 20 weeks gestation. Early pregnancy loss, which occurs in the first trimester, is the most common type.
Objective: The aims of the study were to assess the role of (MDA, GSH, and levels of antioxidant vitamins, C, E and IgG, IgM of Toxoplasma gondii) causes of Abortions.
Materials and Method: For this study, 45 aborted women have been selected in first – trimester, and 25 well-matched women as control group their ages range from ( 20 – 33 years).
Results: The study shows is an increasing level of Malondialdehyde (MDA) in women with toxoplasmosis. Furthermore, there is a decreasing level of antioxidant vitamins (A, C, and E), and Glutathione (GSH).

Author Biography

Fayhaa M. Khaleel1, Areej Sh. Hameed1, Ashgan S. Dawood1

1Department of Chemistry, College of Science for Women, University of Baghdad/ Iraq, Baghdad

Published

2020-01-16

How to Cite

Fayhaa M. Khaleel1, Areej Sh. Hameed1, Ashgan S. Dawood1. (2020). Evaluation of Antioxidant (GSH, Vitamin A, E, C) and MDA in Iraqi Women with Toxoplasmosis. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 14(1), 1446-1449. Retrieved from http://medicopublication.com/index.php/ijfmt/article/view/304