Hepcidin as a predictor of disease severity in acute pancreatitis: a single center prospective study.

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BACKGROUND/AIMS Predicting the severity of acute pancreatitis is limited to clinical, laboratory and radiological risk factors. Hepcidin levels increase in acute inflammation. We aimed to assess the relationship between hepcidin and C-reactive protein (CRP), white blood cells (WBC) and multi-detector computerized tomography (MDCT) in predicting the severity… (More)
DOI: 10.5754/hge12770

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@article{Arabul2013HepcidinAA, title={Hepcidin as a predictor of disease severity in acute pancreatitis: a single center prospective study.}, author={Mahmut Arabul and Mustafa Celik and Ozgur Burak Aslan and Serkan Torun and Yavuz Beyazit and Emrah Alper and Altay Kandemir and Belkis {\"U}nsal}, journal={Hepato-gastroenterology}, year={2013}, volume={60 123}, pages={595-600} }