LDH isoenzyme profile in pulmonary tuberculosis

Bulakh, P.M.; Kowale, C.N.; Ranade, S.M. and Chandorkar, A.G. (1983) LDH isoenzyme profile in pulmonary tuberculosis. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 30 (3). pp. 116-117.

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Abstract

Serum total LDH and its Isonezymes were studied in 157 cases of Pulmonary Tuberculosis. Cases were sub divided into ‘Minimal”, ‘Moderately advanced’ and ‘Far advanced 1 depending upon the extent of lung lesions. 100 healthy subjects served as controls. Total LDH activity was significantly increased in all stages of the disease. Elevated M/H ratio, with a shift of H form to M form of enzyme was pronounced in moderately advanced cases as compared to patients with minimal and far advanced lesions. However, no positive correlation was apparent between the extent of lung lesion and altera-tion Wf M/H ratio.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Serum LDH Isoenzyme, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Isoenzyme, LDH4, Centrilobular Liver Cell Necrosis
Subjects:Enzymes and Coenzymes > Enzymes > Oxidoreductases > Alcohol Oxidoreductases
Enzymes and Coenzymes > Enzymes > Isoenzymes
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Hemic and Immune Systems > Blood
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:2645
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:29 February 2008

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