Serum levels of the adipokine chemerin in preeclampsia.

  title={Serum levels of the adipokine chemerin in preeclampsia.},
  author={Dongmei Duan and Jian-min Niu and Qiong Lei and Xiao-hong Lin and Xi Chen},
  journal={Journal of perinatal medicine},
  volume={40 2},
OBJECTIVE Hypothesising that maternal serum chemerin levels may be associated with preeclampsia, we investigated whether maternal serum chemerin levels differ between preeclamptic and healthy pregnant women. We also investigated the association of serum chemerin with metabolic parameters and the severity of the disease. METHODS This case-control study included 144 women (72 healthy and 72 preeclamptic women) in the third trimester of a singleton pregnancy. Clinical data and maternal serum… CONTINUE READING
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