Early diagnostic markers for sepsis: review and prospect
Received:March 31, 2016  Revised:July 19, 2016
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DOI:10.11915/j.issn.1671-5403.2016.09.0168
Key words:sepsis  markers  diagnosis
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LIU Si-Jie1, MA Ying-Min2* 1Third Clinical Medical College, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100043, China
2Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Beijing Chaoyang Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100043, China 
ma.yingmin@163.com 
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Abstract:
      Sepsis is a life-threatening condition caused by dysregulated host response to infection. The early organ dysfunction may be not easy to find. Though biotechnology and medical surveillance means have developed rapidly, early diagnosis of sepsis is still very difficult, and its mortality is very high. So, early diagnosis is of great significance for sepsis. In this article, we reviewed and summarized the current advances in the early diagnostic markers for sepsis, and hoped to have some implications for its clinical and scientific researches.
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