THE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN PLASMA D-DIMER LEVELS AND COMMUNITY-ACQUIRED PNEUMONIA


ARSLAN S., Ugurlu S. , Bulut G., Akkurt I.

CLINICS, cilt.65, ss.593-597, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

Özet

BACKGROUND: Plasma D-dimer levels are directly related to the intra- and extra-vascular coagulation that occurs in acute and chronic lung damage in patients with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP).