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Serum creatinine and creatinine clearance in healthy neonates and prematures during the first 10 days of life.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3234436     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Normal serum creatinine (Scr) and creatinine clearance (Ccr) values during the first 10 days of life were obtained in 63 very premature (28-32 weeks of gestation), premature (33-37 weeks) and term infants (38-42 weeks). Scr fell, and Ccr rose less markedly in the very premature infants. Scr was 80 mumol/l on the 1st day of life both in very premature and premature infants, and 77 mumol/l in full-term neonates. After 10 days, Scr was 73, 53 and 35 mumol/l respectively. There was an exponential correlation between Ccr and gestational age, indicating rapid maturation of glomerular function.
Authors:
N Gordjani; R Burghard; J U Leititis; M Brandis
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of pediatrics     Volume:  148     ISSN:  0340-6199     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Pediatr.     Publication Date:  1988 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-05-01     Completed Date:  1989-05-01     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7603873     Medline TA:  Eur J Pediatr     Country:  GERMANY, WEST    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  143-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Abteilung für Kinderheilkunde der Universität, Marburg, Federal Republic of Germany.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Creatinine / blood,  metabolism*
Gestational Age
Glomerular Filtration Rate
Humans
Infant, Newborn / metabolism*
Infant, Premature / metabolism*
Reference Values
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
60-27-5/Creatinine

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