Plasma copeptin in the assessment of febrile neutropenia.


Copeptin, the surrogate marker of arginine vasopressin (AVP), has been suggested to be a useful biomarker in monitoring sepsis reflecting hemodynamic imbalance and stress state. This prospective study conducted at a hematology ward in a Finnish University Hospital aimed to investigate whether plasma copeptin predicts the development of complicated course of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.peptides.2012.05.001


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@article{Purhonen2012PlasmaCI, title={Plasma copeptin in the assessment of febrile neutropenia.}, author={A K Purhonen and Matti V{\"a}nsk{\"a} and Sari H{\"a}m{\"a}l{\"a}inen and Kari Pulkki and Maija Lehtikangas and Taru Kuittinen and Tapio Nousiainen and I. H. Koivula and Esa Jantunen and Auni M Juutilainen}, journal={Peptides}, year={2012}, volume={36 1}, pages={129-32} }