The association of endothelin-1 levels with renal survival in polycystic kidney disease patients

Koçyiğit I. , Eroğlu E. , Kaynar A. S. , Kocer D. , Kargi S. , Zararsız G. , ...More

JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY, vol.32, no.1, pp.83-91, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s40620-018-0514-2
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.83-91


BackgroundThe prominent features of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) are early development of hypertension, chronic kidney disease and cardiovascular problems. Thus, we aimed to investigate the role of endothelin, a vascular biomarker, in the clinical course of ADPKD, including renal and cardiovascular survival.