Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : chronic renal disease


SERUM CYSTATIN C AS AN EARLY DIAGNOSTIC MARKER FOR THE DETECTION OF NEPHROPATHY IN TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS

Dr. P.Jayakala, Dr. J S Mounika

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2022, Volume 9, Issue 3, Pages 10424-10429

One of the most common causes of dialysis is diabetic nephropathy (DN), which can be
prevented or delayed with early identification. When it comes to chronic kidney disease (CKD)
and type 2 diabetes, little is known about the renal function marker serum cystatin C (sCysC) and
its link to glomerular filtration rate. In this study, we tested the efficacy of sCysC as a marker of
early DN and CKD in patients from the southern Indian coastal region