Factors influencing serum total tryptase concentrations in a general adult population

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  • Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
  • Luis Vizcaino
  • Francisco Gude
  • Jesus Rey
  • Luis Meijide
  • Carmen Fernandez-Merino
  • Linneberg, Allan René
  • Carmen Vidal
Serum tryptase measurements are increasingly being used in clinical practice. However, there is a paucity of studies focused on factors that influence tryptase concentrations. We investigated the relationships between total tryptase concentrations and age, gender, atopy, alcohol consumption, smoking, and common metabolic abnormalities in adults.
Original languageEnglish
JournalClinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine
Issue number5
Pages (from-to)701-6
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2010

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