Significance of acanthosis nigricans in childhood obesity


GÜRAN T. , Turan S. , Akcay T., BEREKET A.

JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRICS AND CHILD HEALTH, cilt.44, ss.338-341, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 44 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1440-1754.2007.01272.x
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRICS AND CHILD HEALTH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.338-341

Özet

Aim: Acanthosis nigricans (AN) is among the most common dermatologic manifestations of obesity and hyperinsulinism. In this study, we aimed to find the clinical and laboratory differences in obese children with AN and without AN (non-AN).