A Study of Leptin Serum Concentrations in Patients with Major Beta-Thalassemia


BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to evaluate leptin serum levels in patients with major beta thalassemia which was also associated with their ferritin serum levels. MATERIALS AND METHODS This case-control study was performed on 90 children -6 months to 16 years old, in Zabol, Amir- al- Momenin Hospital. Patients were divided in two groups and were… (More)


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