PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY, vol.33, no.11, pp.2113-2122, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
Chronic kidney disease, Dialysis, Ghrelin, Leptin, Protein-energy wasting, PEW, Children, CHRONIC-RENAL-FAILURE, APPETITE-REGULATING HORMONES, BODY-FAT CONTENT, PLASMA LEPTIN, SERUM LEPTIN, PERITONEAL-DIALYSIS, PEDIATRIC-PATIENTS, HEMODIALYSIS-PATIENTS, INFLAMMATION, CHILDREN
This study aimed to evaluate plasma concentrations of leptin and total ghrelin in children with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and assess their roles in protein-energy wasting (PEW).