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ea0016p562 | Obesity | ECE2008

Obesity and adipocytokines

Gorar Suheyla , Culha Cavit , Demir Yavuz S , Turgut Ahmet T , Karakaya Pinar , Serter Rustu , Aral Sema , Aral Yalcin

Aim: Comparison of the parameters of obesity with the newly-defined adipocytokines in females applying to our clinic for obesity.Method: Demographical data of 36 obese females were determined. Cases were classified as obese and morbid obese according to BMI values. Biochemical parameters were measured for all the cases. Thicknesses of subcutaneous and visceral fatty tissues were measured on ultrasonography. Statistical significances were evaluated by app...