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The Influence of Ketogenic Diet on Liver Function in Children and Adolescents with Intractable Epilepsy

Shahabeddin Rezaei 1 , 2 , Mona Kavoosi 1 , Reza Shervin Badv 3 , Mahmoud Mohammadi 3 , Gholam Reza Zamani 3 , Mahmoud Reza Ashrafi 3 , Mir Saeed Yekaninejad 4 and Maryam Mahmoudi 1 , 5 , 6 , *
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1 Department of Cellular Molecular Nutrition, School of Nutritional Sciences and Dietetics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Students’ Scientific Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Paediatrics Centre of Excellence, Department of Paediatric Neurology, Children’s Medical Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS), Tehran, Iran
5 Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research Center, Children’s Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
6 Dietetics and Nutrition Experts Team (DiNET), Universal Scientific Education and Research Network (USERN), Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics: August 2017, 8 (3); e12609
  • Published Online: August 31, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 13, 2017
  • Revised: May 4, 2017
  • Accepted: July 23, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/compreped.12609

To Cite: Rezaei S, Kavoosi M, Shervin Badv R, Mohammadi M, Zamani G R, et al. The Influence of Ketogenic Diet on Liver Function in Children and Adolescents with Intractable Epilepsy, J Compr Ped. 2017 ; 8(3):e12609. doi: 10.5812/compreped.12609.

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2. Methods
3. Results
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