Effects of lamivudine therapy on the glucose metabolism in children with chronic hepatitis B: first year follow-up results


Ertekin V. , Selimoglu M., Orbak Z.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY, cilt.17, ss.655-659, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 17 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/00042737-200506000-00010
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.655-659

Özet

Background and aim Although the most common major toxicity of lamivudine has been pancreatitis, there is no report investigating possible impaired pancreatic functions, including glucose intolerance due to lamivudine therapy. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of lamivudine on the glucose metabolism in children.