Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Evaluation oF Epicardial Fat and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Obese Children

Hatem Hamed Elshorbagy 1 , * , ElSaeed R. Fouda 1 , Naglaa M. Kamal 2 , Mohammed M. Bassiouny 3 and Waleed M. Fathi 4
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1 Departments of Pediatric, Menofia University, Menofia, Egypt
2 Departments of Pediatric, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
3 Departments of Pediatric, Tanta University, Tanta, Egypt
4 Clinical Pathology Department, Menofia University, Menofia, Egypt
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: February 28, 2016, 26 (1); e2968
  • Published Online: January 30, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 5, 2014
  • Revised: May 1, 2015
  • Accepted: June 14, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.2968

To Cite: Elshorbagy H H, Fouda E R, Kamal N M, Bassiouny M M, Fathi W M. Evaluation oF Epicardial Fat and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Obese Children, Iran J Pediatr. 2016 ; 26(1):e2968. doi: 10.5812/ijp.2968.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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