publication . Article . 2014

Diagnostical meaning acute phase proteins in cerebrospinal liquid in children with neuroinfections

L. A. Alekseeva; N. V. Skripchenko; T. V. Bessonova;
Open Access Russian
  • Published: 01 Sep 2014 Journal: Žurnal Infektologii, volume 2, issue 2, pages 28-34 (issn: 2072-6732, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Journal Infectology
Abstract
In the article presented results of the examination of acute phase proteins in cerebrospinal liquid in 237 children with meningitis and encephalitis viral and bacterial etiology. The dependence between the level of acute phase proteins in cerebrospinal liquid and etiology of neuroinfectional process, the severity of brain damage and the process stage was determined. Diagnostic and prognostic efficiency of the acute phase proteins (C-reactive protein, albumin, alpha-1-antitripsin, alpha-2-macroglobulin, gaptoglobin) examination in children with neuroinfections was specified. Developed method of express diagnostics of the severity of inflammatory damage of the bra...
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free text keywords: neuroinfections, children, bacterial and viral meningitis, encephalitis, cerebrospinal liquid, acute phase proteins, lcsh:Infectious and parasitic diseases, lcsh:RC109-216
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