The diagnostic value of soluble urokinase plasminogen activator receptor (suPAR) compared to C-reactive protein (CRP) and procalcitonin (PCT) in children with systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS)


Sirinoglu M., Soysal A., Karaaslan A., KEPENEKLİ KADAYİFCİ E. , Yalindag-Ozturk N. , Cinel I. , ...More

JOURNAL OF INFECTION AND CHEMOTHERAPY, vol.23, no.1, pp.17-22, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jiac.2016.08.015
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF INFECTION AND CHEMOTHERAPY
  • Page Numbers: pp.17-22
  • Keywords: Soluble urokinase plasminogen activator receptor, SIRS, Children, PREDICTS MORTALITY, LEVEL

Abstract

Background: The aim of the present study was to determine the diagnostic and prognostic values of suPAR and to compare them to CRP and PCT in pediatric patients with systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS).