Evaluation of serum biomarkers for detection of preeclampsia severity in pregnant women | Kasraeian | Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences
 
مبل راحتی صندلی مدیریتی صندلی اداری میز اداری وبلاگدهی گن لاغری بازی اندروید تبلیغات کلیکی آموزش زبان انگلیسی پاراگلایدر مارکت اندروید تور آهنگ محسن چاوشی مسیح و آرش پروتز سینه پروتز باسن پروتز لب میز تلویزیون

Evaluation of serum biomarkers for detection of preeclampsia severity in pregnant women

Maryam Kasraeian, Nasrin Asadi, Homeira Vafaei, Tarlan Zamanpour, Hadi Raeisi-Shahraki, Khadije Bazrafshan

Abstract


Objectives: To determine serum biomarkers in detection of preeclampsia severity among pregnant women.

Methods: Among 450 pregnant women with various severity of preeclampsia, serum biomarkers ofaspartate aminotransferase (AST), alanine aminotransferase (ALT), lactate dehydrogenase (LDH), hemoglobin (Hb), platelet count (PLT), uric acid, direct bilirubin, total bilirubin, creatinine, and alkaline phosphatase were compared using area under the Receiver operating characteristic (ROC) curve and Area Under the Curve (AUC).

Results: The mean age of women was 30.63±6.43 years and with mean gestational age of 34.69±3.97 weeks. The mean level of LDH, ALT, uric acid, and creatinine were significantly higher in the women with severe type of preeclampsia compared to those with mild type. LDH level had ROC and AUC of more than 0.80, with highest sensitivity, and moderatespecificityin comparison to other markers.

Conclusion: Biomarkers such as ALT, uric acid, and LDH were shown to be prognostic in detection of theseverity of preeclampsia. LDH was demonstrated to significantly be a better prognostic test in detection of preeclampsia severity.

doi: https://doi.org/10.12669/pjms.344.14393

How to cite this:Kasraeian M, Asadi N, Vafaei H, Zamanpour T, Shahraki HR, Bazrafshan K. Evaluation of serum biomarkers for detection of preeclampsia severity in pregnant women. Pak J Med Sci. 2018;34(4):869-873.   doi: https://doi.org/10.12669/pjms.344.14393

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