Recurrent Miscarriage and Pre Eclampsia: The Roles Played by the Immune System and Antioxidants

Recurrent Miscarriage and Pre Eclampsia: The Roles Played by the Immune System and Antioxidants

by Rhoda Wilson
     
 

ISBN-10: 9812388508

ISBN-13: 9789812388506

Pub. Date: 10/28/2004

Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated

This book examines the role of antioxidants and of the immune system in the pathogenesis of pre-eclampsia and recurrent miscarriage. Whilst many papers have discussed the role of antioxidants in pre-eclampsia and, that of the immune system, hitherto publication has not considered the two simultaneously. The role of the immune system in recurrent miscarriage has been…  See more details below

Overview

This book examines the role of antioxidants and of the immune system in the pathogenesis of pre-eclampsia and recurrent miscarriage. Whilst many papers have discussed the role of antioxidants in pre-eclampsia and, that of the immune system, hitherto publication has not considered the two simultaneously. The role of the immune system in recurrent miscarriage has been the subject of many papers but whether antioxidants play a part in miscarriage has been less well studied. In many ways the problems encountered in the two disorders are similar, and this book brings them together.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789812388506
Publisher:
World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/2004
Pages:
103
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.32(h) x 0.52(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Clinical aspects of miscarriage1
Ch. 2Pre-eclampsia26
Ch. 3Antioxidants and pre-eclampsia51
Ch. 4Serum cytokines in pre-eclampsia62
Ch. 5Peripheral cytokines in recurrent miscarriage70
Ch. 6Decidual cytokines : their role in recurrent miscarriage81
Ch. 7Antioxidants and miscarriage89
Ch. 8Thyroid antibodies and miscarriage95

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