Placental biomarkers and angiogenic factors in oral fluids of patients with preeclampsia.

  title={Placental biomarkers and angiogenic factors in oral fluids of patients with preeclampsia.},
  author={Alejandra P Chaparro and Dominique Gaedechens and V. Mauricio Ramirez and Edgardo Z{\'u}{\~n}iga and Juan Pedro Kusanovic and C. Inostroza and Manuel Varas-Godoy and Karla Silva and Carlos Salomon and Gregory Rice and Sebasti{\'a}n E Illanes},
  journal={Prenatal diagnosis},
  volume={36 5},
OBJECTIVES The objectives of this study are to explore the feasibility of measuring endothelial and placental biomarkers in saliva and gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) and to determine if patients with preeclampsia (PE) have a different profile of these biomarkers in oral fluids. METHOD A case-control study was conducted, including patients with PE (n = 10) and a control group with normal pregnancies randomly selected (n = 20) admitted at the Sótero del Río Hospital in Santiago, Chile. A… CONTINUE READING


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