Vitamin D: potential clinical decisions in doctor practice

Authors

  • Ю. І. Комісаренко National Medical University named after A.A. Bogomolets, Ukraine
  • М. І. Бобрик National Medical University named after A.A. Bogomolets, Ukraine
  • І. В. Сідорова LLC «ML «Dila», Ukraine
  • О. А. Бурка LLC «ML «Dila», Ukraine

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18370/2309-4117.2014.20.105-108

Keywords:

vitamin D3, anti-Mullerian hormone, pregnancy, fertility, polycystic ovary syndrome

Abstract

It is proved that vitamin D plays a role in the prevention and treatment of many diseases such as immunodeficiency status, anemia, diabetes melitus, various pathological conditions of the liver, gastrointestinal tract, cardiovascular system, tuberculosis, tumors of breast, bowel, etc. Also it was found that vitamin D modulates reproductive processes in women particularly affects steroidogenesis of estradiol and progesterone, and anti-Mullerian hormone in healthy women.
Therefore, at examining patient clinicians should determine the expediency of laboratory assays of the level of vitamin D.
According to the recommendation of the European Society of Endocrinology (2011) vitamin D deficiency is established at blood levels of its active metabolite 25(OH)D less than 20 ng/mL (< 50 nmol/l), failure –21–29 ng/ml (50–75 nmol/l).

Author Biographies

Ю. І. Комісаренко, National Medical University named after A.A. Bogomolets

MD, assistant professor, Endocrinology Department

М. І. Бобрик, National Medical University named after A.A. Bogomolets

PhD, assistant professor, Endocrinology Department

І. В. Сідорова, LLC «ML «Dila»

Medical director

О. А. Бурка, LLC «ML «Dila»

PhD, a specialist in medical marketing direction «Urogynecology»

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Published

2014-12-19

Issue

Section

Laboratory diagnosis

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