Reference interval of pregnancy-associated plasma protein-A in healthy men and non-pregnant women

COSKUN A., SERTESER M., Duran S., Inal T. C., Erdogan B. E., ÖZPINAR A., ...More

JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.61, no.1-2, pp.128-131, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 61 Issue: 1-2
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jjcc.2012.09.007
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.128-131
  • Keywords: Acute coronary syndrome, PAPP-A, Partition, Reference interval, Smoking, ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME, PAPP-A, CLINICAL-SIGNIFICANCE, MARKERS, BIOMARKER, IGF
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: The serum pregnancy-associated plasma protein-A (PAPP-A) concentration is a predictor of ischemic cardiac events and renal impairment. However, the reference interval of PAPP-A has not been determined. This study determined the reference interval of PAPP-A in men and non-pregnant women.