Is there a relationship between vitamin D nutritional status and metabolic syndrome in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia survivors? A PETALE study.

Affiliation

Sainte-Justine UHC Research Centre, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada; Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Treatment of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (cALL) has reached unprecedented success leading to survival rates reaching 90%. This is regrettably linked to increased risk of developing long-term health-related sequels into early adulthood.

Keywords

25-hydroxyvitamin D(3),Acute lymphoblastic leukemia,Insulin resistance,Lipids,Metabolic syndrome,Vitamin D,

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