Amino acid and protein metabolism in the human kidney and in patients with chronic kidney disease.

@article{Garibotto2010AminoAA,
  title={Amino acid and protein metabolism in the human kidney and in patients with chronic kidney disease.},
  author={Giacomo Garibotto and A. Sathya Sofia and Stefano Saffioti and Alice Bonanni and Irene Mannucci and Daniela Verzola},
  journal={Clinical nutrition},
  year={2010},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={424-33}
}
The progressive loss of kidney function in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) is associated with a number of complications, including cardiovascular diseases, anemia, hyperparathyroidism, inflammation, metabolic acidosis, malnutrition and protein-energy wasting. The excess cardiovascular risk related to CKD is due in part to a higher prevalence of traditional atherosclerotic risk factors, in part to non-traditional, emerging risk factors peculiar to CKD. While even minor renal… CONTINUE READING

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