Metals, fertility, and reproductive toxicity
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Published by CRC/Taylor & Francis in Boca Raton, FL .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Mari S. Golub.
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LC ClassificationsRA
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Pagination264 p. :
Number of Pages264
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Open LibraryOL22726962M
ISBN 10041570040X

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  X Metals, fertility, and reproductive toxicity. Ed. by Mari S. Golub. CRC / Taylor & Francis pages $ Epidemiological and occupational studies of metals in male reproductive toxicity / Wendie A. Robbins --Ch. 9. Use of metal reproductive toxicity data in selecting ecological toxicity reference values for small mammals inhabiting hazardous waste sites / Michael J. Anderson, Julie T. Yamamoto and Hilary Waites. Responsibility: edited by Mari S. Heavy metal toxicity has been associated with male infertility, reproductive disorder, reduced spermatogenesis, and so forth. Cd in combination with other heavy metals such as Cr (chromium), As (arsenic), and Pb (lead) may account for decreased male fertility rate in the developed countries observed by reduced sperm counts and testis function. the effect of heavy metals on the female reproductive system. Special emphasis is given to one of the most toxic and health threatening agents – Cd, Pb and Hg. The contribution of tobacco smoke (important source of Cd and Pb) in the disturbance of the human reproduction success is also discussed. Epigenetic mechanisms in heavy metal toxicity.

Jane Ma has the expertise and experience to assist you to detoxify your body from heavy metal toxicity and improve your fertility rate. References. 1) S. Telišman, B. Čolak B, A. Pizent, J. Jurasović, P. Cvitković. Reproductive toxicity of low-level lead exposure in men. Environ Res ;   A heavy metal is often assumed to be toxic. Others are relatively harmless but can be toxic in large amounts or certain forms such as silver, indium, and metals such as lead, cadmium, and mercury are “natural” elements but can be harmful to health, especially over a long period of time or in high doses.. Heavy metals are pervasive in food, water, air, tobacco smoke, and. Conclusions: Environmental deterioration can lead to the elevated risk of human exposure to heavy metals, and consequently, health implications including disturbances in reproduction. It is therefore important to continue the investigations on metal-induced mechanisms of fertility impairment on the genetic, epigenetic and biochemical level. Although exposure to several of these toxic metals is prevalent, human studies of exposure to metals and altered hormone levels to date are quite limited. Alterations in reproductive hormone levels, even at degrees that are considered subclinical, may be associated with or lead to declined fertility and reproductive health, increased risk of.

Although some metals (e.g., Cu, Se and Zn) have protective effects on the male reproductive system in low doses, heavy metals can accumulate to toxic levels and result in poor semen quality and. Lead and other heavy metals. Working with lead or other heavy metals could increase your chances of having a miscarriage, a stillbirth, or a child with a birth defect. These metals can also affect a baby’s brain development. Here, you can learn more about lead and other heavy metals and what you can do to reduce your exposure for a healthier pregnancy.   Later, it was realized that metals, as reproductive toxins, may also induce hormonal changes affecting other facets of reproductive health such as the menstrual cycle, ovulation, and fertility. Metals, Fertility, and Reproductive Toxicity - Ebook written by Mari S. Golub. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Metals, Fertility, and Reproductive Toxicity.5/5(2).