International Medical Journal, Vol. 14., Iss. 1, 2008, P. 88−91.
OXIDATION STRESS AND HORMONAL STATE OF THE JUVENILES WITH DUODENAL ULCER
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Post−graduate Education, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Duodenal ulcer in juveniles is shown to develop in the conditions of oxidation stress resulting from dysbalance in the system of antioxidant protection. It was revealed that moderate increase of oxidatively modified protein molecules results from antioxidant activity of thyroid hormones, cortisole and estradiole.
Key words: duodenal ulcer, oxidation stress, hormonal state, juveniles.