Journal of clinical research in pediatric endocrinology, vol.7, no.3, pp.197-202, 2015 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
Journal of clinical research in pediatric endocrinology
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Underweight children, appetite regulation, nesfatin-1, orexin-A, BODY-MASS INDEX, FOOD-INTAKE, INSULIN-RESISTANCE, GLUCOSE, OBESE, HYPOTHALAMUS, ADOLESCENTS, RATS
Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated:
Objective: Malnutrition continues to be a leading cause of stunted growth in many countries. This study aimed to investigate serum nesfatin-1 and orexin-A levels in underweight children and the potential correlations of these levels with anthropometric and nutritional parameters.