lactic dehydrogenase


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lactic dehydrogenase

An enzyme that catalyzes the dehydrogenation of l-lactic acid to pyruvic acid. Dehydrogenation involves removing hydrogen atoms, usually two, from a molecule.
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Lactic dehydrogenase isoenzymes in human cancer cells and malignant effusions.
Lorentz, "Urinary lactic dehydrogenase isoenzyme 5 in the differential diagnosis of kidney and bladder infections," Kidney International, vol.
BMI: body mass index; GGT: gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase; LDH: lactic dehydrogenase; MS: metabolic syndrome; SGOT: serum glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase SGPT: serum glutamate pyruvate transaminase.
The laboratory tests performed included complete blood count, erythrocyte sedimentation rate, lactic dehydrogenase (LDH), hepatic and renal function tests, serum copper, ferritin, haptoglobin and fibrinogen levels.
Lactic dehydrogenase was 538 Ul/L and WBC counts was 204/[micro]l, with 15% lymphocytes, 10% neutrophil and 75% others.
Lactic dehydrogenase activity in the aqueous humour of eyes containing malignant melanomas.
His blood parasite density, Complete blood counts (CBC), LFTs, AST, Alanine aminotransferase (ALT), Lactic dehydrogenase (LDH) and PT were monitored regularly.
The fluid that accumulates in the lungs during cardiogenic pulmonary edema has low protein (lactic dehydrogenase) content and is called a transudate.
Lactic dehydrogenase was elevated for 9 days while erythrocyte count, sedimentation rate, and serum glucose, amylase, urea, creatinine, bilirubin, calcium, sodium, and potassium remained within reference limits.