Clinical significance of serum omentin-1 levels in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma

Karabulut S. , Afsar C. U. , KARABULUT M., ALIS H., BOZKURT M. A. , Aydogan F., ...Daha Fazla

BBA CLINICAL, cilt.6, ss.138-142, 2016 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Omentin is related with metabolic syndrome and obesity. Pancreatic adenocarcinoma (PA) is a lethal and obesity-linked malignancy. This study was conducted to investigate the serum levels of omentin in patients with PA and the relationship with tumor progression and known prognostic parameters.