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Formula of Ling et al for Estimating GFR from Serum Cystatin C in a Patient After Liver Transplantation

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Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics
Clinical Laboratory
General Surgery & Anesthesiology

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Ling et al developed an equation for estimating glomerular filtration rate (GFR) in a patient after liver transplantation using serum cystatin C. Other equations for estimating GFR from cystatin C tend to underestimate the true GFR in this population. The authors are from Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China.

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