Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Published by: Kowsar

Urinary Ghrelin Concentration in Children With Urinary Tract Infections Before and After Treatment

Mostafa Sharifian 1 , * , Mohammad Reza Shiva 1 , Mohsen Akhavan Sepahi 2 , Shirin Shohadaee 1 , Nasrin Esfandiar 1 and Fatemeh Fallah 1
Authors Information
1 Pediatric Infections Research Center and Pediatric Nephrology Research Center (PNRC), Faculty of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Qom University of Medical Sciences, Qom, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: April 01, 2016, 4 (2); e34096
  • Published Online: March 1, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 24, 2015
  • Revised: February 2, 2016
  • Accepted: February 14, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.34096

To Cite: Sharifian M, Shiva M R, Akhavan Sepahi M, Shohadaee S, Esfandiar N, et al. Urinary Ghrelin Concentration in Children With Urinary Tract Infections Before and After Treatment, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2016 ; 4(2):e34096. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.34096.

Abstract
Copyright © 2016, Pediartric Infections Research Center. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
References
  • 1. Elder JS. Urinary tract infection and vesicoureteral reflux. 2016; : 2556-75
  • 2. Chevalier RL, Roth JA. Urinary tract disease. Avner ED, Harmon WE, Niaudet P. Pediatric Nephrology. 5th ed. Baltimore, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2004; : 1049-69
  • 3. Jantausch B, Kher KK. Urinary tract infection. 2007; : 553-73
  • 4. Rushton HG, Majd M, Chandra R, Yim D. Evaluation of 99mtechnetium-dimercapto-succinic acid renal scans in experimental acute pyelonephritis in piglets. J Urol. 1988; 140(5 Pt 2): 1169-74[PubMed]
  • 5. Wallin L, Helin I, Bajc M. Follow-up of acute pyelonephritis in children by Tc-99m DMSA scintigraphy: quantitative and qualitative assessment. Clin Nucl Med. 2001; 26(5): 423-32[PubMed]
  • 6. Kumar R, Dayal D, Gupta A, Kumar R, Sodhi K, Bhattacharya A. Acute Focal Bacterial Nephritis Secondary to Vesicoureteric Reflux in a Young Boy. Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2015; 3(4)
  • 7. Sharifian M, Sharifian S. Diagnostic Challenges in Urinary Tract Infections in Children. Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2015; 3(2)
  • 8. Cheung WW, Paik KH, Mak RH. Inflammation and cachexia in chronic kidney disease. Pediatric Nephrology. 2010; 25(4): 711-24[DOI]
  • 9. Sharifian M, Esmaeli Zand R, Ahmadi M, Ziaee SA, Mohkam M, Reza Dalirani RD, et al. Urinary adrenomedullin level in children with acute pyelonephritis before and after treatment. Iran J Kidney Dis. 2013; 7(4): 277-81[PubMed]
  • 10. Sharifian M, Anvaripour N, Karimi A, Fahimzad A, Mohkam M, Dalirani R, et al. The role of dexamethasone on decreasing urinary cytokines in children with acute pyelonephritis. Pediatric Nephrology. 2008; 23(9): 1511-6[DOI]
  • 11. Sharifian M, Karimi A, Mohkam M, Dalirani R, Esfandiar N, Tabatabaei S, et al. Urinary Beta 2-Microglobulin as a Prognostic marker in children with pyelonephritis Running title: Beta 2-Microglobulin a Prognostic marker. Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2013; 1(1): 18-22
  • 12. Gunta SS, Mak RH. Ghrelin and leptin pathophysiology in chronic kidney disease. Pediatric Nephrology. 2012; 28(4): 611-6[DOI]
  • 13. Carrero JJ, Nakashima A, Qureshi AR, Lindholm B, Heimburger O, Barany P, et al. Protein-energy wasting modifies the association of ghrelin with inflammation, leptin, and mortality in hemodialysis patients. Kidney Int. 2011; 79(7): 749-56[DOI][PubMed]
  • 14. Mak RH, Cheung W, Purnell J. Ghrelin in chronic kidney disease: too much or too little? Perit Dial Int. 2007; 27(1): 51-5
  • 15. Mak RH, Cheung W. Energy homeostasis and cachexia in chronic kidney disease. Pediatr Nephrol. 2006; 21(12): 1807-14[DOI][PubMed]
  • 16. Kojima M, Kangawa K. Ghrelin: structure and function. Physiol Rev. 2005; 85(2): 495-522[DOI][PubMed]
  • 17. Buscher AK, Buscher R, Hauffa BP, Hoyer PF. Alterations in appetite-regulating hormones influence protein–energy wasting in pediatric patients with chronic kidney disease. Pediatr Nephrol. 2010; 25(11): 2295-301[DOI]
  • 18. Arbeiter AK, Buscher R, Petersenn S, Hauffa BP, Mann K, Hoyer PF. Ghrelin and other appetite-regulating hormones in paediatric patients with chronic renal failure during dialysis and following kidney transplantation. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2008; 24(2): 643-6[DOI]
  • 19. Carrero JJ, Nakashima A, Qureshi AR, Lindholm B, Heimbürger O, Bárány P, et al. Protein-energy wasting modifies the association of ghrelin with inflammation, leptin, and mortality in hemodialysis patients. Kidney Int. 2011; 79(7): 749-56[DOI]
  • 20. Piatek J, Gibas-Dorna M, Budzynski W, Krauss H, Marzec E, Olszewski J, et al. Urinary tract infection during pregnancy affects the level of leptin, ghrelin and insulin in maternal and placental blood. Scandinavian journal of clinical and laboratory investigation. 2014; 74(2): 126-31
  • 21. Suzuki H, Asakawa A, Amitani H, Nakamura N, Inui A. Ghrelin and cachexia in chronic kidney disease. Pediatric Nephrology. 2012; 28(4): 521-6[DOI]
  • 22. Madison LD, Scarlett JM, Levasseur P, Zhu X, Newcomb K, Batra A, et al. Prostacyclin signaling regulates circulating ghrelin during acute inflammation. Journal of Endocrinology. 2008; 196(2): 263-73[DOI]
  • 23. Kojima M, Hosoda H, Date Y, Nakazato M, Matsuo H, Kangawa K. Ghrelin is a growth-hormone-releasing acylated peptide from stomach. Nature. 1999; 402(6762): 656-60[DOI][PubMed]
  • 24. Naufel MFS, Bordon M, de Aquino TM, Ribeiro EB, de Abreu Carvalhaes JT. Plasma levels of acylated and total ghrelin in pediatric patients with chronic kidney disease. Pediatric Nephrology. 2010; 25(12): 2477-82[DOI]
  • 25. Arvat E, Di Vito L, Broglio F, Papotti M, Muccioli G, Dieguez C, et al. Preliminary evidence that Ghrelin, the natural GH secretagogue (GHS)-receptor ligand, strongly stimulates GH secretion in humans. J Endocrinol Invest. 2000; 23(8): 493-5[DOI][PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments