Gender specificity of body adiposity and circulating adiponectin, visfatin, insulin, and insulin growth factor-I at term birth: relation to prenatal growth.

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CONTEXT Fetal development is thought to be gender specific for adiposity and circulating insulin and IGF-I but not adipokinemia, as judged by serum visfatin and adiponectin at term birth. We studied the potential relationship between these gender specificities and fetal growth. SETTING The study was conducted at a university hospital. STUDY POPULATION… (More)
DOI: 10.1210/jc.2008-0526

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