Role of procalcitonin and CRP in diagnosis and follow-up of neonatal sepsis


Koksal N., Harmanci R., Cetinkaya M., Hacimustafaoglu M. K.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.49, no.1, pp.21-29, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.21-29
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

We aimed to investigate the role of procalcitonin in the diagnosis and follow-up of neonatal sepsis, and to compare it with C-reactive protein (CRP) in this context.