doctor


W8MD Diet | COVID-19 portal | Vitamin D | Vaccine | Keto

WikiMD is the world's largest medical encyclopedia with
13,947 pages, 4,144,360 edits & 41,585,119 views.

Free unbiased diet, health and wellness info!

Acute phase proteins

From WikiMD's free health, diet & wellness encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Proteins that are secreted into the blood in increased or decreased quantities by hepatocytes in response to trauma, inflammation, or disease. These proteins can serve as inhibitors or mediators of the inflammatory processes. Certain acute-phase proteins have been used to diagnose and follow the course of diseases or as tumor markers.


edit 

WikiMD Navigation

Join WikiMD as a freelancer or paid editor and help improve the page Acute phase proteins or others.

 

Acute phase proteins is part of WikiMD's free ^articles!

^Acute phase proteins (article) is provided for informational purposes only. No expressed or implied warranties as to the validity of content.
WikiMD is not a substitute for professional advice. By accessing and using WikiMD you agree to the terms of use.
Templates etc. when imported from Wikipedia, are licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0. See full disclaimers.
W8MD weight loss logo

Ad. Tired of being overweight?. W8MD's physician weight loss program can HELP. Tele medicine available