NEFROLOGIA, vol.42, no.2, pp.171-176, 2022 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, MEDLINE, Directory of Open Access Journals, DIALNET
Donor, Hypertension, Kidney, Recipient, Renalase, Transplantation, GLOMERULAR-FILTRATION-RATE, HYPERTENSION, DISEASE, RISK
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
Introduction and objectives: Prevalence of hypertension increases as glomerular filtration rate (GFR) declines. Renalase metabolizes catecholamines and have an important role in blood pressure (BP) regulation. The purpose of the study was to evaluate the effect of kidney transplantation on renalase levels and BP in kidney donors and recipients.