Relationship between Birth Weight and Metabolic Status in Obese Adolescents
Relationships between birth size (g) and metabolic and vascular parameters in obese adolescents.
= 0.77 + 1.28 − 4
= 32.39 − 0.01
= 7.42 − 0.01
= 0.05 + 0.26 − 6
= 0.55 + 0.01
= 37.20 − 0.01
BMI: body mass index; HOMA: Homeostasis Model Assessment. No significant relationships were found between birth size and BMI, percent body fat, leptin, basal glucose or 2 h GTT values, systolic or diastolic blood pressure z-scores, peripheral arterial tomography, HDL, LDL, or triglyceride values, maternal age, ethnicity, age of menarche, Tanner puberty stage, or the presence of acne, hirsuitism, or acanthosis.
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