Increased visfatin and leptin in pregnancies complicated by pre-eclampsia


Adalı E., Yildizhan R. , Kolusarı A. , Kurdoğlu M., Bugdayci G., Şahin H. G. , ...More

JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE, vol.22, no.10, pp.873-879, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/14767050902994622
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.873-879

Abstract

Objective. To evaluate the role of the adipokines, visfatin and leptin in the pathophysiology of pre-eclampsia and how their concentrations correlate with the severity of the disease and abnormal Doppler velocimetry.