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ea0020p487 | Obesity and Metabolism | ECE2009

Insulin resistance and anemia markers

Gorar Suheyla , Culha Cavit , Demir Y Selim , Serter Rustu , Aral Yalcin

Aim: In our study, in regard with the women cases of obesity, we have aimed at determining the correlation that existed among the anemia markers, insulin resistance (IR) and fact of Metabolic syndrome (MetS).Method: We have conducted our assessment 67 women who had resorted to our clinic due to their obesity complaints and were in the premenopausal and mean age 36.7±8.8 years. We have put forward the demographic data and measured the biochemical (fa...

ea0014p88 | (1) | ECE2007

Gestational diabetes mellitus and adiponectin levels

Culha Cavit , Gorar Suheyla , Serter Rustu , Demir Yavuz , Karakaya Pinar , Aral Yalcin

Aim: Hypoadiponectinemia is known to be associated with insulin resistance, diabetes and obesity. Since gestational diabetes is together with increased body mass index (BMI) and decreased insulin sensitivity, the evaluation of adiponectin levels in these patients is interesting. We investigated the relationship between adiponectin and glucose tolerance during pregnancy and after delivery.Materials and methods: We evaluated plasma adiponectin levels, insu...

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...