CCIMT

AcronymDefinition
CCIMTCommon Carotid Intima-Media Thickness (cardiology)
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In fact, some studies indicate an association between the elevated serum concentrations of cysC and the thickness of the carotid intimo-medial complex of the common carotid artery (CCIMT) which is a surrogate marker for subclinical atherosclerosis [50].
Abbreviations GFR --glomerular filtration rate cysC --cystatin C CKD --chronic kidney disease ESRD --end stage renal disease CV --cardiovascular DTPA --diethylenetriamine pentaacetate MDRD --Modicifaction of Diet in Renal Disease CKD-EPI --The Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration [Cre.sub.equ] --formulas for calculating the GFR from serum concentrations of creatinine [CysC.sub.equ] --formulas for calculating the GFR from serum concentrations of cystatin C PENIA --particle enhanced nephelometric immunoassay PETIA --particle enhanced turbidimetric immunoassay PE --preeclamspia DM --diabetes mellitus DN --diabetic nephropathy CCIMT --intimo-medial complex of the common carotid artery Review article