Neutrophil gelatinase associated lipocalin as an indicator of acute kidney injury and inflammation in burned children

YAVUZ S. , Anarat A. , Acarturk S., DALAY A. C. , KESİKTAŞ E. , Yavuz M., ...More

BURNS, vol.40, no.4, pp.648-654, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.burns.2013.09.004
  • Title of Journal : BURNS
  • Page Numbers: pp.648-654


Introduction: Neutrophil gelatinase associated lipocalin (NGAL) is a novel predictor of acute kidney injury (AKI), which increases with inflammation. We aimed to assess whether serum NGAL (SNGAL) and urine NGAL (UNGAL) can predict AKI in burned-children.