hrp0082p3-d3-789 | Fat Metabolism & Obesity (2) | ESPE2014
Lee Hae Sang
, Lim Jung Sub
, Hwang Jin Soon
, Kim Eun Young
Objective: Obesity is associated with bone age (BA) advancement of unclear etiology. In animal study, insulin may directly modulate skeletal growth. Our objective was to investigate the association with BA maturation and insulin levels in children with overweight and obesity.Methods: In this cross-sectional study of 42 prepubertal children, anthropometric data and hormonal values during oral glucose tolerance test were measured. Subjects were divided int...