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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/jomb-2017-0056
  • Journal Name: Journal of medical biochemistry
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.346-354
  • Keywords: end-stage renal failure, hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, analysis of saliva, serum, CHRONIC KIDNEY-DISEASE, CREATININE LEVELS, UREA
  • Lokman Hekim University Affiliated: No


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).