JAMA Network | JAMA Neurology | Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Outcome Measures and the Role of Albumin and Creatinine:  A Population-Based Study

In ALS, serum albumin and creatinine are independent markers of outcome in both sexes. Creatinine reflects the muscle waste whereas albumin is connected with inflammatory state. Both creatinine and albumin are reliable markers of the severity of clinical status in patients with ALS and can be used in defining prognosis at the time of diagnosis.

via JAMA Network | JAMA Neurology | Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Outcome Measures and the Role of Albumin and Creatinine:  A Population-Based Study.

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