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Asked • 04/20/20

Which of the following are correct?

Leptin is a hormone that causes the hypothalamus to produce appetite suppressants. A patient with leptin ​resistance​ would be expected to show which of the following symptoms?

  1. ● decreased digestion and absorption of nutrients
  2. ● lack of leptin production
  3. ● greater than normal levels of leptin
  4. ● defective or reduced numbers of leptin receptors
  5. ● decreased appetite

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