Zinc Supplementation Alters Plasma Aluminum and Selenium Status of Patients Undergoing Dialysis: A Pilot Study

End stage renal disease patients undergoing long-term dialysis are at risk for abnormal concentrations of certain essential and non-essential trace metals and high oxidative stress. We evaluated the effects of zinc (Zn) supplementation on plasma aluminum (Al) and selenium (Se) concentrations and oxi...

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Main Authors: Chia-Liang Wang, Chih-Hung Guo, Pei-Chung Chen, Guoo-Shyng W. Hsu
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2013-04-01
Online Access:http://www.mdpi.com/2072-6643/5/4/1456