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Effect Of Ramadan Fasting On Renal Function Markers In Healthy Adults From Aurangabad

@inproceedings{Asegaonkar2014EffectOR,
  title={Effect Of Ramadan Fasting On Renal Function Markers In Healthy Adults From Aurangabad},
  author={S. Asegaonkar and I. Kareem and JayshreeS. Bavikar and Avinash Pagdhune and Sunita Aghade and A. Thorat},
  year={2014}
}
Background:Ramadan fasting is a religious obligation followed by Muslims worldwide. No intake of food and water from sunrise to sunset often results in changed hydration status. Generally there is belief of renal dysfunction due to dehydration during Ramadan fasting. However, there is scarcity of scientific literature regarding its effects on renal function in healthy individuals. This study was aimed to evaluate alterations in renal functions due to long intermittent fasting schedule in the… Expand
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