First-trimester maternal serum betatrophin levels are decreased in pregnancies complicated by gestational diabetes mellitus

Kirlangic M. M. , Sahin M. E. , ŞAHİN E., MADENDAĞ Y., Madendag I. C. , Akdemir E., ...More

PLACENTA, vol.124, pp.1-4, 2022 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 124
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.placenta.2022.05.001
  • Journal Name: PLACENTA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, PASCAL, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-4
  • Keywords: First trimester, Maternal serum betatrophin, Gestational diabetes mellitus, GDM, Insulin resistance, CIRCULATING BETATROPHIN, INSULIN
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes


Introduction: The purpose of the present study was to compare maternal serum betatrophin levels during the first trimester from healthy pregnancies to those complicated by gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM).