Comparison of Widely Used Biochemical Analytes in the Serum and Saliva Samples of Dialysis Patients.

Alpdemir M., Eryilmaz M., Alpdemir M. F. , Topçu G., Azak A., Yücel D.

Journal of medical biochemistry, vol.37, no.3, pp.346-354, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/jomb-2017-0056
  • Title of Journal : Journal of medical biochemistry
  • Page Numbers: pp.346-354
  • Keywords: end-stage renal failure, hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, analysis of saliva, serum, CHRONIC KIDNEY-DISEASE, CREATININE LEVELS, UREA


Background: The aim of this study is to determine whether the saliva analysis is an alternative to routine biochemical and immunoassay analyses in patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis (PD) or hemodialysis (HD).