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Fiziologichnyi Zhurnal

is a scientific journal issued by the

Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology
National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

Editor-in-chief: V.F. Sagach

The journal was founded in 1955 as
1955 – 1977 "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 0015 – 3311)
1978 – 1993 "Fiziologicheskii zhurnal" (ISSN 0201 – 8489)
1994 – 2016 "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 0201 – 8489)
2017 – "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 2522-9028)

Fiziol. Zh. 2021; 67(2): 67-75


I.G. Litovka

    O.O. Bogomolets Institute of Physiology of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine


The review of current literature presents data on the prevalence of obesity and its impact on bone metabolism. These results suggest that there is a complex multilevel relationship between the skeletal system, adipose tissue and energy metabolism. However, informational analysis of the problem has shown that there are still many unresolved issues regarding the relationship between metabolic and osteopenic syndromes. At the same time, studies of the state of the skeletal system in metabolic syndrome and obesity can contribute to a deeper understanding of the pathogenesis of osteopenic syndrome to develop its treatment and prevention.

Keywords: obesity; bone metabolic; source tissue


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