Alpha1-antitrypsin in septic infections during infancy

Quantitative determinations of the serum alpha1-antitrypsin (α1-ATR) were made with Partigen-and M-Partigen® plates in 113 normal newborns and infants, 42 newborns with hyperbilirubinemia of different origin, and 25 newborns with sepsis (caused by: streptococcus, staphylococcus, pneumococcus, pseudomonas aeruginosa, listeria monocytogenes, E. coli, and… CONTINUE READING