The relationship of active ghrelin levels and intrauterine growth in preterm infants


Sahin H., Erener T., Erginoz E., Vural M., Ilikkan B., Kavuncuoglu S., ...More

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ENDOCRINOLOGY, vol.166, no.3, pp.399-405, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 166 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1530/eje-11-0607
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ENDOCRINOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.399-405
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: We examined the association of active ghrelin levels with birth weight, sex, and gestational age (GA) in small for GA (SGA) and appropriate for GA (AGA) preterm infants.