L-FABP as novel serum marker for intra-abdominal injury?

D.R. Nellensteijn, W.J.J. De Jong, E. Heineman, H.J. Ten Duis, K. Wendt & J. Hulscher
Questionnaire: When looking for novel serum markers for intra-abdominal injury, Liver Fatty Acid Binding Protein (L-FABP) is suggested to be of value. It is present in liver, small and large bowel, pancreas and kidney. Injury and/or hypoperfusion of these organs results in a release of L-FABP i[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]