TREM-1 and Pentraxin-3 Plasma Levels and Their Association With Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Obesity, and Endothelial Function in Children

OSA, and may play a role in modulating the degree of systemic inflammation. The short-term and long-term significance of elevated TREM-1 and pentraxin-3 in OSA-induced end-organ morbidity remains to be defined.

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