CORRELATION BETWEEN SERUM PAPP-A LEVELS AND INFLAMMATORY INDICATORS IN PERITONEAL DIALYSIS AND HEMODIALYSIS PATIENTS


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Gülcan E., Korkmaz M., Kıdır V., Kabak Ö., Işıklar Ö. Ö.

12TH EUROPEAN PERITONEAL DIALYSIS MEETING, Praha, Czech Republic, 2 - 05 October 2015, pp.25

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Summary Text
  • City: Praha
  • Country: Czech Republic
  • Page Numbers: pp.25

Abstract

Pregnancy associated plasma protein-A (PAPP-A) belongs to matrix metalloproteinase family and its high levels have been found to be associated with cardiovascular events and renal failure. The objective of this study is to investigate the correlation between dialysis modalities and serum PAPP-A and inflammatory indicators.