Early-onset severe obesity due to complete deletion of the leptin gene in a boy


OZSU E., CEYLANER S., ONAY H.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, cilt.30, ss.1227-1230, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1515/jpem-2017-0063
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1227-1230

Özet

Background: Monogenic obesity results from single gene mutations. Extreme obesity starting at an early age, especially in infancy, which is associated with endocrinopathy and metabolic disturbances is key to the diagnosis of monogenic obesity.