Oxidative and antioxidative status of children with acute bronchiolitis

Dundaroz R., ERENBERK U., TÜREL Ö., Demir A. D. , ÖZKAYA E., EREL Ö.

JORNAL DE PEDIATRIA, vol.89, no.4, pp.407-411, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 89 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jped.2012.12.001
  • Title of Journal : JORNAL DE PEDIATRIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.407-411


Objective: Oxidative stress has been shown to contribute to the pathogenesis of acute and chronic lung inflammatory diseases. This article aimed to evaluate the oxidant/antioxidant status of children with acute bronchiolitis through the measurement of plasma total antioxidant capacity, total oxidant status, and oxidative stress index.