Investigation of Biochemical Data in Pregnant Women Diagnosed with Restless Legs Syndrome

Hasan Basri Savas, Meral Tugba Cimsir
2021 Journal of Clinical and Experimental Investigations  
Objective: Restless legs syndrome is a disorder that negatively affects quality of life. Pregnancy increases the frequency of restless leg syndrome. Symptoms that occur during pregnancy can become permanent. This study aimed to investigate the possible relationship between restless legs syndrome and biochemical parameters. Method: Alanya Alaaddin Keykubat University Education and Research Hospital was included in our randomly selected 100 pregnant women that applied to the Gynecology and
more » ... necology and Obstetrics outpatient clinic. The demographic characteristics and laboratory results of the patients were recorded. Patients were divided into two groups: one group with restless leg syndrome, and one group without. It was investigated whether there is a statistically significant difference between the demographic characteristics, blood biochemical levels, and hormonal levels between the two groups.
doi:10.29333/jcei/9568 fatcat:y4ubpw6cyndibksphdxn343fxq