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Calprotectin as a smoldering activity detection tool and renal prognosis biomarker in ANCA associated vasculitis.

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Summary of "Calprotectin as a smoldering activity detection tool and renal prognosis biomarker in ANCA associated vasculitis."

Calprotectin is produced by neutrophils and macrophages, and released during the acute phase of the ANCA vasculitis. The aim of our study was to determine if serum and urine calprotectin are disease activity and prognosis biomarkers in ANCA vasculitis patients during remission.

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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0205982

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