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Troponin Summary

Description: One of the minor protein components of skeletal muscle. Its function is to serve as the calcium-binding component in the troponin-tropomyosin B-actin-myosin complex by conferring calcium sensitivity to the cross-linked actin and myosin filaments.

Key Diseases for which Troponin is Relevant

  1. Myocardial Infarction : 28 outcomes 50 studies in 640 results
  2. Acute Coronary Syndrome : 13 outcomes 51 studies in 414 results
  3. Chest Pain (Chest Pains) : 7 outcomes 42 studies in 296 results
  4. Necrosis : 5 outcomes 8 studies in 140 results
  5. Coronary Artery Disease (Coronary Atherosclerosis) : 4 outcomes 7 studies in 109 results
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Drugs Related to Troponin

  1. MB Form Creatine Kinase
  2. Brain Natriuretic Peptide (Natrecor)
  3. Myoglobin
  4. pro-brain natriuretic peptide (1-76)
  5. trans-crotonin (CTN)
  6. Creatine Kinase (Creatine Phosphokinase)
  7. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker)
  8. Troponin I
  9. C-Reactive Protein
  10. Trinitrotoluene (TNT)
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Therapies Related to Troponin

  1. Angioplasty (Angioplasty, Transluminal)
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  3. Stents
  4. Drug-Eluting Stents
  5. Length of Stay
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