Measurement of fasting salivary insulin and its relationship with serum insulin in children

@inproceedings{Fabre2012MeasurementOF,
  title={Measurement of fasting salivary insulin and its relationship with serum insulin in children},
  author={Bibiana Fabre and Gustavo Cesar Maccallini and Adriana Oneto and Daniel V. Gonz{\'a}lez and Valeria Hirschler and Claudio Aranda and Gertrud Berg},
  booktitle={Endocrine connections},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Saliva is a useful sample as a source of hormones for the diagnosis of different diseases, particularly in pediatric patients and aged individuals, because saliva offers a noninvasive and stress-free alternative to serum collection. The aim of this study was to validate a salivary insulin method and to check its clinical application in pediatric patients. METHODS Saliva samples were collected from 130 boys and 147 girls aged 6-14 years. Salivary and serum insulin levels were… CONTINUE READING
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