Renal handling of beta 2-microglobulin in patients with cystic fibrosis.

We evaluated the renal handling of beta 2-microglobulin (beta 2-M) and creatinine in healthy outpatients (n = 6), normal children hospitalized for infections treated with antibiotics (not including an aminoglycoside) (n = 4); outpatients with cystic fibrosis (CF; n = 12), and hospitalized patients with CF (n = 6) who received a 10- to 14-day course of… CONTINUE READING