Effects of Chronic Kidney Disease and Type of Dialysis on Serum Levels of Adiponectin, TNF-alpha and High Sensitive C-Reactive Protein

Kir H. , Eraldemir C. , DERVİŞOĞLU E. , ÇAĞLAYAN Ç. , Kalender B.

CLINICAL LABORATORY, vol.58, pp.495-500, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 58
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL LABORATORY
  • Page Numbers: pp.495-500


Background: In uremic patients, depending on their type, the T-cells produce a range of pro-inflammatory and anti-inflammatory cytokines. The aim of this study was to compare the effects of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and two different therapy methods of dialysis vertical bar hemodialysis (HD) and continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD)vertical bar on adiponectin, TNF-alpha, and hs-CRP levels in human serum.