Hepcidin and erythropoietin measurements in the cord blood of neonates with meconium-stained amniotic fluid.

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AIM To compare hepcidin and erythropoietin levels in the cord blood of neonates with meconium-stained amniotic fluid (MSAF) to levels obtained from age-, body mass index- and gravidity-matched neonates with clear amniotic fluid. METHODS A cross-sectional controlled study was conducted in secondary and tertiary care centers. Cord blood samples of 40… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0756.2012.01896.x

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@article{Eryilmaz2013HepcidinAE, title={Hepcidin and erythropoietin measurements in the cord blood of neonates with meconium-stained amniotic fluid.}, author={Ozlem Gun Eryilmaz and Bet{\"u}l Tavil and Serpil Turan and Omer Hamid Yumuşak and Melike Doğanay and Ozlem Uzunlar and S. Tunali Akar and Elif Gul Yapar Eyi}, journal={The journal of obstetrics and gynaecology research}, year={2013}, volume={39 1}, pages={175-9} }