Sialic acid is an indicator of inflammation due to cardiopulmonary bypass but not myocardial damage


Berkan O., Gol M., Gunay I., Sagaban M.

JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, cilt.43, ss.489-493, 2002 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 43 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2002
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.489-493

Özet

Background, The aim of the present study was to investigate whether serum sialic acid is associated with the inflammatory response of cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) or not, since cardiopulmonary bypass is known to produce a systemic inflammatory syndrome.