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The role of leptin in fetal growth: a short review from conception to delivery.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17689174     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abnormally high- or low-serum maternal levels and/or levels in placental, umbilical blood, and fetus/neonate are associated with a wide spectrum of complicated pregnancies. Whereas the state of knowledge about mechanisms and pathways involving secondary or tertiary modulators is far from complete, the role of leptin from ovulation and implantation and throughout pregnancy underscores its importance in normal and abnormal states.
Sorina Grisaru-Granovsky; Arnon Samueloff; Deborah Elstein
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review     Date:  2007-08-06
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology     Volume:  136     ISSN:  0301-2115     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Obstet. Gynecol. Reprod. Biol.     Publication Date:  2008 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-02-04     Completed Date:  2008-04-24     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0375672     Medline TA:  Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol     Country:  Ireland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  146-50     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.
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MeSH Terms
Fertility / physiology
Fetal Development / physiology*
Leptin / blood*
Ovulation / blood
Pregnancy / blood*
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