Journal of Research in Medical Sciences 2018. 23(7):J Res Med Sci 2018, 23:60 (26 July 2018).

The complex effects of adipokines in the patients with kidney disease
Sahar Vahdat

Abstract


Kidney diseases are categorized as the highest prevalent ones with worldwide noticeable incidence. Tey cause accelerated  cardiovascular diseases and noticeable mortalities. Adipose tissue and its messengers, adipokines, are reported to have the highest relationship with end?stage renal diseases or chronic kidney diseases. Over recent years, with shifting of scientists’ mindset from a simple overview of adipose tissue as a fat store to the complex paradigm of this issue as a multipotential secretory organ, the importance of studies on this tissue has emerged.

Keywords


Adipokines, adipose tissue, kidney diseases

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