Correlation of Prolactin Level and Hypothyroidism in Both Primary and Secondary Infertility in Andhra Pradesh Females

  • Amrin Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Vasavi Korupolu Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Keywords: Andhra Pradesh, Beckman coulter access-II, Hyper prolactonemia, Infertility, Thyroid stimulating hormone

Abstract

Background: Infertility in females is complex global problem. It has multiple social consequences, which are usually associated
with thyroid and prolactin hormone impairments.
Methods: Forty-five primary and 45 secondary infertile women were studied complete hemogram, transvaginal of perineum and
abdomen, and chest-X-ray. Thyroid function test, prolactin hormone was studied using Beckman Coulter Access-II method in
every patient.
Results: Prolactin hormone levels 0–20 mg/ml were highest in secondary group 29 (64.4%), 21–10 mg/ml was highest primary
group 26 (57.7%) >100 observed only 1 (2.2%) secondary Menses 14 (31.1%), oligomenorrhea 21 (46.6%), and 6 (13.3%) were
highest in primary group while amenorrhea was highest 10 (22.2%) in secondary group. Duration of marriage period was highest
in secondary group.
Conclusion: Hyper prolectinemia with thyroid dysfunction may be a major contributor hormonal factor in primary and secondary
infertility women.

Author Biographies

Amrin, Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Nimra Medical College, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India

Vasavi Korupolu, Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Nimra Medical College, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India

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2021-09-23
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