Lactate dehydrogenase levels predict bronchiolitis severity

02/4/2010 | Medscape (free registration)

Pediatric researchers said concentrations of lactate dehydrogenase in nasal wash specimens predicted illness severity in young children with bronchiolitis. The report in Pediatrics said children with milder forms of bronchiolitis had significantly higher LDH levels in their nasal washes than did children with more severe cases of bronchiolitis.

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