Ghrelins, obestatin, nesfatin-1 and leptin levels in pregnant women with and without hyperemesis gravidarum.

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OBJECTIVES The goal of this study was to compare levels of acyl and des-acyl ghrelin, obestatin, nesfatin-1 and leptin in healthy gravidas to hyperemesis gravidarum (HG) patients. DESIGN AND METHODS Twenty pregnant women with HG and twenty healthy pregnant women all of similar ages, BMI and all at similar pregnancy development comprised the study cohort… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2013.01.015

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@article{Gungor2013GhrelinsON, title={Ghrelins, obestatin, nesfatin-1 and leptin levels in pregnant women with and without hyperemesis gravidarum.}, author={Sami Gungor and Bilgin Gurates and Suleyman Aydin and Ibrahim Sahin and Salih Burçin Kavak and Selahattin Kumru and Husnu Celik and Aziz Aksoy and Musa Yilmaz and Zekiye Catak and Cihan Citil and Yakup Baykuş and R. Deniz and Fethi Karakaya and Nazan {\"O}zdemir}, journal={Clinical biochemistry}, year={2013}, volume={46 9}, pages={828-30} }