The kinetics of myoglobin in old volunteers and in patients with acute myocardial infarction.

  • Christer Sylven
  • Published 1978 in
    Scandinavian journal of clinical and laboratory…

Abstract

Following pre-treatment with potassium iodide, [125I]myoglobin was administered intravenously to six old volunteers. Blood and urine samples were taken at regular intervals. Serum radioactivity was shown to be myoglobin-bound. Three rates of elimination were observed, with half-lives of 20 min, 3 h 20 min, and 18 h 30 min. The first two rates corresponded… (More)

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@article{Sylven1978TheKO, title={The kinetics of myoglobin in old volunteers and in patients with acute myocardial infarction.}, author={Christer Sylven}, journal={Scandinavian journal of clinical and laboratory investigation}, year={1978}, volume={38 6}, pages={561-5} }