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- Meyer, Nicole; Santamaria, Clarisa Guillermina; Müller, Judith Elisabeth; Schumacher, Anne; Rodriguez, Horacio Adolfo; Zenclussen, Ana Claudia
- Environmental pollution 2019 v.251 pp. 493-501
- umbilical arteries, etc ; acute exposure; angiogenesis; blood flow; body weight; contraceptives; estradiol; ethanol; fetal development; fetus; growth and development; human food chain; large for gestational age; mice; mothers; placenta; pregnancy outcome; pups; reproductive performance; rivers; somatomedins; synthetic estrogens; ultrasonography; urine; wildlife; women; Show all 26 Subjects
- ... 17α-ethinyl estradiol (EE2) is a synthetic compound widely used in the generation of contraceptive pills. EE2 is present in the urine of women taking contraceptives and its presence has been confirmed at increasing concentrations contaminating rivers all over the world. Because of this cycle, it can entry the human food chain when watering plants. A negative influence of EE2 on fertility and repro ...