Endoglin and obestatin levels, cardiometabolic risk factors and subclinical atherosclerosis in children aged 10-18 years


Celik N. , Cinaz P., Bideci A., Derinkuyu B., Emeksiz H. C. , Doger E., ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, vol.29, no.10, pp.1173-1180, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/jpem-2016-0024
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM
  • Page Numbers: pp.1173-1180

Abstract

Background: The aim of this study was to investigate the early signs of atherosclerosis and to evaluate serum endoglin and obestatin levels as predictors of subclinical atherosclerosis in obese children.