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This article summarizes the literature on current definition, suggested pathogenetic mechanisms and the role of laboratory assessment in the differential diagnosis of hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) from other causes of ...
The evaluation of cystatin c, ıl-1 beta, and tnf-alpha levels in total saliva and gingival crevicular fluid from 11- to 16-year-old children
Background: The aim of this study was to evaluate the levels of cystatin C, interleukin-1b (IL-1b), and tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-a) in the total saliva and gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) of periodontally healthy ...
Comparison of angiotensin-converting enzyme, malonaldehyde, zinc, and copper levels in preeclampsia
Preeclampsia is a syndrome of unknown etiopathogenesis. Recent studies carried out on preeclampsia have focused on the increase in free radicals in the feto-placental unit with poor perfusion. It is believed that the ...
Evaluation of effects of ischaemia on the albumin cobalt binding (acb) assay in patients exposed to trauma
Background: In the emergency department (ED), the diagnosis of acute myocardial ischaemia is very difficult because of the absence of a rapid, reliable diagnostic test. The albumin cobalt binding (ACB) assay is a good ...
Serum cardiovascular risk factors in obstructive sleep apnea
Background: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients have increased cardiovascular morbidityand mortality. The cardiovascular markers associated with OSA are currently not defined.Objectives: The aims of this study were to ...
Cystatin C can be affected by nonrenal factors: a preliminary study on leukemia
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2006)
Objective: The ann of this study was to evaluate the influence of malignancy and the impact of nephrotoxic drugs used in bone marrow transplantation (BMT) on the circulating levels of cystatin C in leukemia. Methods: We ...