The nesfatin 1 level in male patients with manic episode and alterations of nesfatin 1 level after antipsychotic and electroconvulsive treatment

Emul M., Karamustafalioglu N., Kalelioglu T., Genc A., Tasdemir A., Gungor F. C. , ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, cilt.151, ss.849-853, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 151 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jad.2013.08.004
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.849-853


Background: Nesfatin 1 is a newly identified peptide structured satiety hormone that is claimed to be responsible for the provision of appetite and metabolic regulation in hypothalamus. The change in appetite and energy is a well-known clinical feature of affective disorders and within treatment. We aimed to investigate serum nesfatin 1 level in patients with bipolar disorder who were in manic episode and the influences of treatment modalities on nesfatin 1 level.