Urinary excretion of deoxypyridinoline in 24-hour and first-void samples in healthy Turkish children

Soylu H., Aras S., Kutlu N., Egri M., Sahin K.

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, cilt.33, ss.269-272, 2000 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 33 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2000
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/s0009-9120(00)00072-2
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.269-272


Objectives: Collagen cross-links are formed during the maturation process of bone matrix. They have been considered as valuable markers in some metabolic, endocrinologic, and neoplastic bone disorders. As an advantage, it can be measured in urine as well as in serum samples. However, the excretion characteristics remains controversial.