Elevated Prevalence of Abnormal Glucose Metabolism and Other Endocrine Disorders in Patients with β-Thalassemia Major: A Meta-Analysis

@inproceedings{He2019ElevatedPO,
  title={Elevated Prevalence of Abnormal Glucose Metabolism and Other Endocrine Disorders in Patients with β-Thalassemia Major: A Meta-Analysis},
  author={Li-na He and Wei Chen and Yi Qin Yang and Ying-jun Xie and Ze-yu Xiong and Di-Yu Chen and Dian Kun Lu and Neng-Qing Liu and Ying-hong Yang and Xiao-Fang Sun},
  booktitle={BioMed research international},
  year={2019}
}
Background Endocrinopathies are common in patients with β-thalassemia major despite parenteral iron chelation therapy with deferoxamine. Prevalence of abnormal glucose metabolism in previous studies was controversial. The aim of this study was to discuss the prevalence of abnormal glucose metabolism in β-thalassemia major based on a meta-analysis. Methods PubMed, ScienceDirect, Springerlink, Ovid, Web of Science, MEDLINE, Wanfang database, and Chinese National Knowledge Internet were searched… CONTINUE READING

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