Thyroid Hormone Levels in Obese Children and Adolescents with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease


Torun E. , Ozgen I. T. , Gokce S. , Aydin S. , Cesur Y.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY, vol.6, no.1, pp.34-39, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/jcrpe.1155
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.34-39
  • Keywords: Hepatic steatosis, insulin resistance, thyroid hormones, SUBCLINICAL HYPOTHYROIDISM, INSULIN-RESISTANCE, RISK-FACTOR, ASSOCIATION, PREVALENCE

Abstract

Objective: We aimed to determine the association of thyroid functions with the components of metabolic syndrome (MS) and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in pediatric obese patients.