Document Type : Short Communication


1 Department of Biochemistry, Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno, Grodno, Belarus.

2 Department of Microbiology, College of medicine, AL-Nahrain University, Baghdad, Iraq.

3 Department of Biochemistry, Çankırı Karatekin Üniversitesi, Çankırı, Turkey.


Relationship between prolactin and infertile. Our study group consists of 150 infertile men, aged 25 to 40 years. Patients were attending infertility department at Medi- cal Baghdad Center in Iraqi. Hyperprolactinemia refers to the consistent presence of abnormally high levels of prolactin in the blood after ruling out the physiologi- cal causes of prolactin hypersecretion. The commonest causes of chronic hyperprolactinemia are a prolactinoma primary hypothyroidism, and drugs that elevate serum prolactin levels. Clinical signs and symptoms of hyper- prolactinemia are usually resolved when prolactin levels are lowered to within the normal range.


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