The immune status of patients with obesity

Sedletskiĭ, I.I.; Mirchuk, K.K.; Koreshkin, I.A.

Vrachebnoe Delo 9: 71-73

1990


ISSN/ISBN: 0049-6804
PMID: 2284777
Document Number: 366705
The immune status was studied in 30 patients with adiposity of grades III-IV. Evaluation of the number of T-, B-lymphocytes, phagocytosis, circulating immune complexes, complement, migration of leucocytes, level of A, M, G, immunoglobulins revealed disorders in the T-system, unspecific cellular and unspecific humoral immunity with a tendency of immunity deterioration as the grade of obesity advanced. There was correlation between the ratio of blood plasma atherogenicity and level of circulating immune complexes, complement.

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