Serum lipid and leptin concentrations in hypopituitary patients with growth hormone deficiency


OZBEY N., Algun E. , TURGUT A., ORHAN Y., SENCER E., MOLVALILAR S.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBESITY, vol.24, no.5, pp.619-626, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1038/sj.ijo.0801206
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBESITY
  • Page Numbers: pp.619-626

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To investigate the effects of growth hormone (GH) deficiency on serum lipid and leptin concentrations in hypopituitary patients taking conventional replacement therapy and to determine the relations between leptin and gender and anthropometric and metabolic variables.