Correlation between arterial stiffness and inflammatory markers in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease patients with preserved renal function.


Gul C. B. , Yıldız A. , Ersoy A. , Kahvecioglu S., Asiltas B., Yildirim F., ...More

International urology and nephrology, vol.47, pp.1187-94, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11255-015-1022-0
  • Title of Journal : International urology and nephrology
  • Page Numbers: pp.1187-94
  • Keywords: Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, Arterial stiffness, Arterial elasticity, Endothelial dysfunction, Inflammatory markers, TO-LYMPHOCYTE RATIO, ENDOTHELIAL DYSFUNCTION, HEMODIALYSIS-PATIENTS, PENTRAXIN-3, ASSOCIATIONS, ELASTICITY, RISK, HYPERTENSION, MORTALITY, PROTEIN

Abstract

To evaluate the association between arterial stiffness and inflammatory markers including C-reactive protein (CRP), pentraxin 3 (PTX3) and neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) patients with preserved renal function.