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Diagnostic value of urine sCD163 levels for sepsis and relevant acute kidney injury: a prospective study

  • Longxiang Su1, 2, 4, 6,
  • Lin Feng3,
  • Changting Liu6,
  • Zhaoxu Jiang1, 2, 4,
  • Ming Li1, 2, 4,
  • Kun Xiao1, 4,
  • Peng Yan1,
  • Yanhong Jia4,
  • Dan Feng5 and
  • Lixin Xie1, 4Email author
Contributed equally
BMC Nephrology201213:123

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2369-13-123

Received: 10 March 2012

Accepted: 25 September 2012

Published: 26 September 2012

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Original Submission
10 Mar 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
17 May 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - John Pickering
5 Jul 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jan Simoni
30 Jul 2012 Author responded Author comments - Lixin Xie
Resubmission - Version 3
30 Jul 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
24 Aug 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - John Pickering
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
25 Sep 2012 Editorially accepted
26 Sep 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2369-13-123

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Hainan Branch of the Chinese PLA General Hospital
Medical College of Nankai University
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Guangzhou Women and Children Medical Care Center
Department of Respiratory Diseases, Chinese PLA General Hospital
Department of Medical Statistics, Chinese PLA General Hospital
Nanlou Respiratory Diseases Department, Chinese PLA General Hospital