Serum prohepcidin levels in children with solid tumors, inflammatory bowel disease and iron deficiency anemia.


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Kaya Z., Yildiz E., Gursel T., Albayrak M., Kocak U., Karadeniz C., ...More

Journal of tropical pediatrics, vol.57, no.2, pp.120-5, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 57 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/tropej/fmq058
  • Journal Name: Journal of tropical pediatrics
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.120-5
  • Keywords: prohepcidin, children, solid tumors, inflammatory bowel disease, iron deficiency anemia, TRANSFERRIN RECEPTOR, RHEUMATOID-ARTHRITIS, HEPCIDIN, METABOLISM, CANCER, EXPRESSION, REGULATOR, MEDIATOR, MICE
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Methods: We measured serum prohepcidin (SP), soluble transferrin receptor (sTfR), serum ferritin (SF), serum iron (SI), transferrin saturation (TS), erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and C-reactive protein (CRP) levels in ST (n = 16), IBD (n = 15), IDA (n = 14) and controls (n = 18).