Acanthosis nigricans among Northern Plains American Indian children.

@article{Brown2010AcanthosisNA,
  title={Acanthosis nigricans among Northern Plains American Indian children.},
  author={Blakely Brown and Curtis W. Noonan and Bonnie Bentley and Kathrene Renee Conway and Mary Corcoran and Kris Fourstar and Shannon Gress and Sharon Wagner},
  journal={The Journal of school nursing : the official publication of the National Association of School Nurses},
  year={2010},
  volume={26 6},
  pages={450-60}
}
The purpose of this study is to present cross-sectional and prospective data on acanthosis nigricans (AN) prevalence in the context of other risk factors for diabetes including high body mass index (BMI), abnormal blood pressure (BP), physical inactivity and family history of diabetes among Northern Plains American Indian (AI) children. Standardized health measures were collected in 2,520 K-12th-grade AI students for AN, BMI, and BP. Data were also collected on family history of diabetes and… CONTINUE READING

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