Adipocytokines in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 5.

  title={Adipocytokines in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 5.},
  author={Raida S. Yahya and Mohammed Ali Atwa and I. H. El-sayed and Doaa M El-Ghanaam and Dalia T Hussein and Fathi A El-Taweel},
  journal={Clinical laboratory},
  volume={62 1-2},
BACKGROUND Chronic kidney disease (CKD) leading to kidney failure and end stage renal disease (ESRD) is a common health problem associated with wasting syndrome characterized by inadequate nutrient intake and decrease tissue anabolism and/or catabolism. In CKD adipokines, especially leptin and adiponectin (ADPN), accumulate in serum due to reduced renal clearance. Although, rapidly growing, knowledge of adipocytokines is limited and much is still unknown of the altered adipocytokine pattern in… CONTINUE READING