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Title: Serum leptin and its relation to anthropometric measures of obesity in pre-diabetic saudis
Authors: Al-Daghri, Nasser M.
Al-Attas, Omar S.
Al-Rubeaan, Khalid
Mohieldin, Mehad
Al-Katari, Mohammad
Jones, Alan F
Kumar, Sudhesh
Keywords: Serum leptin
Anthropometric measures
Pre-diabetic saudis
Obesity
Issue Date: 7-Jul-2007
Publisher: BioMed Central
Citation: Cardiovascular Diabetology: 6(18); 1-6
Abstract: Leptin is associated with measures of adiposity, hip circumference in particular, in the non-diabetic state among Saudi subjects. The higher leptin level among diabetics and pre-diabetics is not related to differences in anthropometric measures of obesity.
Description: This is an open source journal
URI: 10.1186/1475-2840-6-18
http://www.cardiab.com/content/6/1/18
http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/2404
ISSN: 14752840
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