The Association of Oxidant Status and Antioxidant Capacity in Children With Acute and Chronic ITP

AKBAYRAM S., Dogan M., AKGUN C., MUKUL Y., Peker E., Bay A., ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY, vol.32, no.4, pp.277-281, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Purpose: This study was undertaken to investigate oxidant and antioxidant systems in patients with immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP). With this purpose, we measured the levels of serum malondialdehyde (MDA), total antioxidant capacity (TAC), total oxidant status (TOS), and other oxidative stress parameters.