Relationships Between Metabolic Syndrome, Microalbuminuria, and C-Reactive Protein in Turkish Kidney Transplant Recipients


SİPAHİOĞLU M. H. , ÜNAL A. , Yazgac H. , Tunca O. , ARIKAN T. B. , KOÇYİĞİT I. , ...More

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, vol.47, no.5, pp.1408-1412, 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.2015.04.037
  • Title of Journal : TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS
  • Page Numbers: pp.1408-1412

Abstract

Aim. The aims of this study were to report the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) in a cohort of Turkish kidney transplant recipients and to define the relationships between MS, microalbuminuria and C-reactive protein (CRP), which are cardiovascular risk factors, in kidney transplant setting.