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BACKGROUND/AIMS Preeclampsia (PE) is a cause of glomerulopathy worldwide. Urinary retinol-binding protein (RBP) is a marker of proximal tubular dysfunction, albuminuria is an endothelial injury marker, urine protein:creatinine ratio (PCR) may have a predictive value for renal disease later in life, and, recently, podocyturia has been proposed as a sensitive(More)
Plasma lipids, lecithin:cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT) activity and erythrocyte lipid composition were compared for a group of newly diagnosed uraemic patients and a group of healthy subjects. Plasma triacylglycerol was increased and both total and high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol were decreased. A lower percentage of total cholesterol in(More)
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