Literature Review: Effect Of Lead Toxicity On Reproductive System

Yeti Mareta Undaryati, - and Sri Agus Sudjarwo, - and Reny I'tishom, - (2020) Literature Review: Effect Of Lead Toxicity On Reproductive System. Journal of Global Research in Public Health, 5 (1). pp. 1-8. ISSN 2528-066X

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Background: Lead (Pb) is a chemical that belongs to the heavy metal group is bluish grey and is the main pollutants in the environment. The lead that enters the body will be distributed into the blood compound 95% and interfere with the body sistem, one of which is in the reproductive system. The purpose of writing this article is to determine the effects of lead toxicity on the reproductive system. Method: The design of research used is the study of libraries from various sources. The articles are gathered using search engines such as PubMed, Google Schoolar, Science Direct, ProQuest and Elsevier. The article used in the study was published in 2011-2020. Results: Based on the articles collected, it is derived that the consequences of exposure or lead poisoning are disruptive to the body sistem. Disrupted sistems include the reproductive sistem, digestive sistem, cardiovascular sistem and nervous sistem. Reproductive sistem disorders can occur in men and women. In men there can be decreased quality and quantity of sperm, decreased prostate function, decreased testosterone, decreased sexual desire. In women there can be decreased sexual desire, increased cases of infertility, spontaneous abortion, menstrual disorders and stillbirths. Conclusion: Lead poisoning in the reproductive sistem, disorders that can arise are decreased fertility in men and women, increased miscarriage, stillbirth, premature birth, and increased sex desire.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Lead (pb), Toxicity, Reproductive System
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Divisions: 01. Fakultas Kedokteran > Biologi
Yeti Mareta Undaryati, -UNSPECIFIED
Sri Agus Sudjarwo, -NIDN0004095603
Reny I'tishom, -NIDN0023107105
Depositing User: arys fk
Date Deposited: 29 Jul 2022 04:15
Last Modified: 29 Jul 2022 04:15
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