Association Between Cardiac Valvular Calcification and Serum Fetuin-A Levels in Renal Transplant Recipients


Kocyigit I. , ÜNAL A. , ELÇİK D. , Korkar H. , Sen A. , Yasan M. , ...More

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, vol.47, no.5, pp.1398-1401, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2015.04.008
  • Title of Journal : TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS
  • Page Numbers: pp.1398-1401

Abstract

Background. The presence of cardiac valvular calcification in patients with chronic kidney disease has become important. We aimed to evaluate the prevalence of cardiac valvular calcification and its association with serum Fetuin-A levels in kidney transplant recipients.