Serum total and free carnitine levels in children with asthma


ASİLSOY S., Bekem O., Karaman O., UZUNER N., Kavukcu S.

WORLD JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.5, no.1, pp.60-62, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s12519-009-0011-8
  • Journal Name: WORLD JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.60-62
  • Keywords: asthma, carnitine, children, MURINE MODEL, PULMONARY, HEMODIALYSIS, DISEASE
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background. Serum carnitine is decreased in recurrent pulmonary infections. We aimed to evaluate serum carnitine levels in asthmatic children.