Read by QxMD icon Read


Zvonimir Puretić
In children with chronic kidney disease anaemia is seen very often. Depending of etiology and the degree of renal insufficiency is found up to 80%. The cause is mainly because of lowered production of erythropoietin in chronically damaged kidney, but also because of insufficient intake of iron and folic acid, or intake of some drugs. Erythropoietin is a hormone which is produced in kidneys. Its main role is influence on terminal differenciation of erythroid progenitors in bone marow, and also acts on eriythropoietin receptors...
September 2009: Acta Medica Croatica: C̆asopis Hravatske Akademije Medicinskih Znanosti
Fetch more papers »
Fetching more papers... Fetching...
Read by QxMD. Sign in or create an account to discover new knowledge that matter to you.
Remove bar
Read by QxMD icon Read

Search Tips

Use Boolean operators: AND/OR

diabetic AND foot
diabetes OR diabetic

Exclude a word using the 'minus' sign

Virchow -triad

Use Parentheses

water AND (cup OR glass)

Add an asterisk (*) at end of a word to include word stems

Neuro* will search for Neurology, Neuroscientist, Neurological, and so on

Use quotes to search for an exact phrase

"primary prevention of cancer"
(heart or cardiac or cardio*) AND arrest -"American Heart Association"