Role of Procalcitonin in Evaluation of the Severity of Acute Cholecystitis


YÜZBAŞIOĞLU Y., Duymaz H., Tanrıkulu C., Hallalli H., Öztürk Koç M., TANDOĞAN M., ...More

The Eurasian Journal of Medicine, vol.48, no.3, pp.162-166, 2016 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/eurasianmedj.2016.0052
  • Journal Name: The Eurasian Journal of Medicine
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.162-166
  • Keywords: Procalcitonin, acute cholecystitis, severity of illness index, C-REACTIVE PROTEIN, ERYTHROCYTE SEDIMENTATION-RATE, TOKYO GUIDELINES, BACTERIAL-INFECTION, ACUTE CHOLANGITIS, DIAGNOSIS
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study is to investigate the relationship between procalcitonin (PCT) level and the severity of acute cholecystitis.