Fetal gender affects maternal serum total and placental alkaline phosphatase levels during pregnancy


Gol M., Sisman A., Guclu S., ALTUNYURT S., Onvural B., Demir N.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS GYNECOLOGY AND REPRODUCTIVE BIOLOGY, vol.128, no.1-2, pp.253-256, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 128 Issue: 1-2
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2005.10.034
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS GYNECOLOGY AND REPRODUCTIVE BIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.253-256
  • Keywords: fetal gender, alkaline phosphatase, placental alkaline phosphatase, HUMAN CHORIONIC-GONADOTROPIN, DOWNS-SYNDROME, HCG LEVELS, SEX, ISOENZYMES, FEMALE, BLOOD, WOMEN
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: To analyze whether fetal gender affects total alkaline phosphatase (ALP) and placental ALP levels in normal pregnancy, and to determine the gestational age at which the difference occurs.