Correlation of elevated leptin levels in amniotic fluid and maternal serum in neural tube defects


BASBUG M. , SERIN I. S. , OZCELIK B. , KULA M., BASBUG E. M. , Tutus A.

OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, vol.101, no.3, pp.523-528, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 101 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0029-7844(02)02582-6
  • Title of Journal : OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.523-528

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To measure maternal serum and amniotic fluid leptin concentrations in pregnant women diagnosed antenatally as having fetuses with a neural tube defect in the second trimester.