Alpha-Melanocyte-Stimulating Hormone is Elevated in Hypothalamic Obesity Associated with Childhood Craniopharyngioma


Emet D. C. , Ozon A. , ALİKAŞİFOĞLU A. , KANDEMİR N. , Gonc N.

OBESITY, cilt.29, sa.2, ss.402-408, 2021 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 29 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2021
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/oby.23087
  • Dergi Adı: OBESITY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.402-408

Özet

Objective The purpose of this study was to investigate the peripheral concentrations of leptin and neuropeptides taking part in the melanocortin pathway in hypothalamic obesity (HO) associated with craniopharyngioma (CP) and to find a peripheral marker for diagnosis.