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Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid/ chemistry

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  • 1.   Antioxidants and oxidative stress in BAL fluid of atopic asthmatic children

    The aim of this study was to compare the concentrations of antioxidants and protein carbonyls in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of clinically stable atopic asthmatic children with our recently published reference intervals for nonasthmatic children

    Pediatr Res, Vol: 53 Page: 375-81 March 2003
    B. C. Schock; I. S. Young; V. Brown; P. S. Fitch; M. D. Shields; M. Ennis

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  • 2.   Chorioamnionitis and increased neonatal lung lavage fluid matrix metalloproteinase-9 levels: implications for antenatal origins of chronic lung disease

    The aim of this study was to examine the effects of chorioamnionitis and antenatal corticosteroids on bronchoalveolar lavage fluid levels of MMP-9, and its inhibitor, TIMP-1 in preterm infants.

    Am J Obstet Gynecol, Vol: 188 Page: 871-5 April 2003
    A. E. Curley; D. G. Sweet; C. M. Thornton; M. D. O'Hara; E. Chesshyre; J. Pizzotti; M. S. Wilbourn; H. L. Halliday; J. A. Warner

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  • 3.   Pepsin in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid: a specific and sensitive method of diagnosing gastro-oesophageal reflux-related pulmonary aspiration

    The aim of this study was to describe the development and validation of an assay to detect gastric pepsin in the bronchoalveolar lavage of children

    J Pediatr Surg, Vol: 41 Page: 289-93 February 2006
    S. Farrell; C. McMaster; D. Gibson; M. D. Shields; W. A. McCallion

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  • 4.   The role of matrix metalloproteinases -9 and -2 in development of neonatal chronic lung disease

    The aim of this study was to examine Matrix metalloproteinases levels in neonatal bronchoalveolar lavage fluid and its relationship with chronic lung disease

    Acta Paediatr, Vol: 93 Page: 791-6 June 2004
    D. G. Sweet; A. E. Curley; E. Chesshyre; J. Pizzotti; M. S. Wilbourn; H. L. Halliday; J. A. Warner

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  • 5.   Type I collagenases in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid from preterm babies at risk of developing chronic lung disease

    This study aimed to assess whether increased collagenolysis precedes severe chronic lung disease

    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, Vol: 84 Page: F168-71 May 2001
    D. G. Sweet; K. J. McMahon; A. E. Curley; C. M. O'Connor; H. L. Halliday

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