Inflammatory marker levels in obese adolescents with glucose intolerance: Increased chitotriosidase activity

KABAROĞLU C. , Onur E., BARUTÇUOĞLU B. , Ozhan B., Erdinc S., Var A., ...More

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, vol.45, pp.281-284, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2011.12.007
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.281-284


Objectives: Existance of low grade persistent inflammation in obese children may increase the risk of metabolic and cardiovascular events. The aim was to determine whether glucose intolerance has an influence on inflammatory markers in obese adolescents.