Correlation of Brain Neuropeptide (Nesfatin-1 and Orexin-A) Concentrations with Anthropometric and Biochemical Parameters in Malnourished Children.

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Kahraman F. U. , Vehapoglu A. , Ozgen I. T. , Terzioglu S. , Cesur Y. , Dundaroz R.

Journal of clinical research in pediatric endocrinology, cilt.7, ss.197-202, 2015 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 7 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/jcrpe.1930
  • Dergi Adı: Journal of clinical research in pediatric endocrinology
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.197-202


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.