What are the renal function markers in contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN)?

Updated: Dec 18, 2018
  • Author: Anita Basu, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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The use of SCr as a marker of renal function has its limitations. Indicators such as the eGFR and cystatin C levels have been considered as alternative and reliable reflectors of existing renal function. [8, 9]


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