Association of some biochemical parameters and blood pressure among males with hypertension in the camps of Nineveh province-Iraq

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Luma Abd Almunim Baker
Shaymaa Zuhir Jalal Aldin

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amino acids composition;, hypertension;, electrolytes;, Total lipid

Abstract

Background: Hypertension is a significant public health problem that affects people all over the world. Various epidemiologic researches have been conducted to reveal the relationship between hypertension and several biochemical markers. The goal of this project was to investigate the electrolytes, glucose, total protein, and lipid profile in people with normal and high blood pressure. Materials and Methods: Between 2020 and 2022, a case-control study was done. Two hundred and eigh-teen males, age ranging from 30 to 70, took part in the study. The conventional flame photometric method was used to evaluate serum electrolytes, whereas kits from Biolab Company’s kits were used to quantify serum calcium, serum glucose, and lipid profile.
Results: When compared to normotension males, hypertension males had considerably greater salt, chlo-ride, and potassium levels in their blood, but no significant variations in calcium levels. When compared to normotension males, hypertension individuals had considerably higher mean glucose, total cholesterol, low, and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, and triglycerides. Many amino acids were identified in the blood of male hypertension patients, consisting of leucine, aspartic acid, glutamic acid, asparagine, serine, histidine, glycine, arginine, alanine, methionine, valine, and phenylalanine.
Conclusions: In this group, hypertension males have a different lipid and electrolyte profile than normo-tensive males.
 

 
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