Is D-dimer a predictor of strangulated intestinal hernia?

ICOZ G. , Makay O. , SOZBILEN M., GURCU B., Caliskan C. , Firat O. , ...More

WORLD JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.30, no.12, pp.2165-2169, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00268-006-0138-x
  • Title of Journal : WORLD JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.2165-2169


Background: The goal of this study was to assess the relevance of serum D-dimer measurement as a possible reliable marker for the diagnosis of strangulated intestinal hernia.