Balance in Ghrelin and Leptin Plasma Levels in Anorexia Nervosa Patients and Constitutionally Thin Women


Authors:Tolle, V., Kadem, M., Bluet-Pajor, M-T, Frere, D., Foulon, C., Bossu, C., Dardennes, R., Mounier, C., Zizzari, P., Lang, F., Epelbaum, J. and Estour, B.
Twenty-four-hour plasma ghrelin, GH, and cortisol levels determined every 4 h were significantly increased, whereas 24-h plasma leptin levels were decreased in AN patients compared with controls and constitutionally thin subjects.