[Comparison of procalcitonin, interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein in the differential diagnosis of patients with sepsis syndrome in intensive care units].

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UNLABELLED One of the most difficult tasks in differential diagnosis of patients with septic syndrome at the Intensive Care Units is to differentiate between infection and non-infection etiology of this syndrome. In the last years, new parameters have played an important role in this area--C-reactive protein, Interleukin-6 and procalcitonin. THE AIM Of… (More)

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@article{Prcha2003ComparisonOP, title={[Comparison of procalcitonin, interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein in the differential diagnosis of patients with sepsis syndrome in intensive care units].}, author={Miroslav Průcha and Ingeborg H. F. Herold and Roman Zazula and Ladislava Dubska and B Kavka and Miroslav Dost{\'a}l}, journal={Vnitrni lekarstvi}, year={2003}, volume={49 7}, pages={541-7} }