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Role troponinu T v diagnostice akutního koronárního syndromu u pacietů s renální insuficiencí

Title in English Role of troponin T in diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome in patients with renal insufficiency


Year of publication 2016
Type Conference abstract
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Medicine

Description In patients with CKD the high prevalence of elevated TnT levels is proven. Therefore, using a higher cut-off value of TnT for the diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome is necessary. However, this recommendation may be associated with a possible increased risk of false negative findings. The diagnostic significance of TnT level for exclusion of AMI in patients with CKD is not reliable.

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