Biomarkers: Albuminuria — a marker of systemic microvascular function

  • Peter Boor
  • Published 2016 in Nature Reviews Nephrology


ulation-based study reports an association between albuminuria and reduced capillary density as analysed by skin capillaroscopy1. In their very well characterized cohort of 741 participants of the Maastricht study, Martens and colleagues found that albuminuria measured in 24 h urine samples correlated with skin capillary rarefaction in the dorsal skin of… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nrneph.2016.82


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@article{Boor2016BiomarkersA, title={Biomarkers: Albuminuria — a marker of systemic microvascular function}, author={Peter Boor}, journal={Nature Reviews Nephrology}, year={2016}, volume={12}, pages={449-450} }