Evaluation of ghrelin and leptin in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease


UYSAL P. , UZUN H.

EURASIAN JOURNAL OF PULMONOLOGY, vol.21, no.2, pp.114-121, 2019 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.4103/ejop.ejop_72_18
  • Title of Journal : EURASIAN JOURNAL OF PULMONOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.114-121

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: Recent studies suggest an important role for ghrelin and leptin in pathogenesis of inflammatory respiratory diseases. Therefore, the present study aimed to investigate ghrelin and leptin levels in the circulation that might be associated with the development of obstruction.