Serum adiponectin, leptin, resistin and RBP4 levels in obese and metabolic syndrome children with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

@article{Boyraz2013SerumAL,
  title={Serum adiponectin, leptin, resistin and RBP4 levels in obese and metabolic syndrome children with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.},
  author={Mehmet Boyraz and Ferhat Çekmez and Abdulbaki Karaoğlu and Peyami Cinaz and Mustafa Durak and Aysun Bideci},
  journal={Biomarkers in medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={7 5},
  pages={737-45}
}
AIM To investigate the relationship of adiponectin, leptin, resistin and RBP4 levels in obese and metabolic syndrome children with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). PATIENTS & METHODS Group I consisted of 63 obese children with liver steatosis, group II consisted of 12 obese children with elevated serum ALT activity from group I, and group III included 85 obese children without liver steatosis. RESULTS Leptin levels were higher in the NAFLD children than in the control group. Serum… CONTINUE READING
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