Relationship of serum cystatin C with C-reactive protein and apolipoprotein A1 in patients on hemodialysis.

@article{Samouilidou2008RelationshipOS,
  title={Relationship of serum cystatin C with C-reactive protein and apolipoprotein A1 in patients on hemodialysis.},
  author={Elisabeth C. Samouilidou and Eirini J. Grapsa},
  journal={Renal failure},
  year={2008},
  volume={30 7},
  pages={
          711-5
        }
}
Cystatin C is considered an indicator of acute renal failure and also a risk factor of cardiovascular disease. This study was undertaken to examine the relationship of serum cystatin C with C-reactive protein (CRP), lipids, and lipid-related compounds in patients on hemodialysis (HD). Cystatin C, CRP, total cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, and apolipoprotein A1 and B were analyzed in serum of 30 patients on HD for 118 +/- 18 months with low-flux dialyzers, before… CONTINUE READING

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