Relationship between obesity and iron deficiency anemia: is there a role of hepcidin?

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Sal E., Yenicesu I., Celik N. , Pasaoglu H., Celik B., Pasaoglu O. T. , ...Daha Fazla

HEMATOLOGY, cilt.23, sa.8, ss.542-548, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 23 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1080/10245332.2018.1423671
  • Dergi Adı: HEMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.542-548


Objectives: Iron deficiency is common in obese children although the underlying mechanism is unclear. The aim of this study was to investigate the associations between iron parameters, leptin, hepcidin and adiponectin levels in obese children.