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Is cystatin-c superior to creatinine in the early diagnosis of contrast-induced nephropathy?: a potential new biomarker for an old complication
(Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications, 2014)
Background/Aims: The aim of this study was to assess whether changes in Cystatin C (CyC) after 48 h post contrast media exposure was a reliable indicator of acute kidney injury and the validity of a risk scoring tool for ...
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 ...