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Isolated hyperthyrotropinemia in childhood obesity and its relation with metabolic parameters
(Springer Verlag, 2014)
Purpose The aim of the presented study was to evaluate the prevalence of isolated hyperthyrotropinemia (IH) in obese children and the relation between anthropometric and metabolic parameters. Methods Hospital records ...
25-Hydroxyvitamin D levels are related to hyperinsulinemia in polycystic ovary syndrome
Aim: To determine 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and the relationship between 25-hydroxyvitamin D and metabolic disturbances including insulin resistance in women with PCOS. Materials and methods: We compared biochemical, ...
Leptin and leptin receptor polymorphisms are related to body mass index in a Turkish population
Background/aim: Leptin is a hormone that is known to be related to weight gain and obesity. The soluble leptin receptor has been found in plasma as an important determinant of leptin sensitivity. In this study, our goal ...
Effect of curcumin on hepatic heme oxygenase 1 expression in high fat diet fed rats: is there a triangular relationship?
(Canadian Science Publishing, 2014)
High fat diet (HFD) is associated with oxidative stress induced fatty liver. Curcumin, an extract of Curcuma longa, has been shown to possess potent antioxidant and hypolipidemic properties. In this study, we investigated ...