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Plasma procalcitonin is associated with all-cause and cancer mortality in apparently healthy men: a prospective population-based study

Ovidiu S Cotoi1, Jonas Manjer2, Bo Hedblad2, Gunnar Engström2, Olle Melander2 and Alexandru Schiopu23*

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1 Department of Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Tîrgu Mureş, Tîrgu Mureş, Romania

2 Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden

3 Cardiology Clinic, Skane University Hospital, Malmö, Sweden

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BMC Medicine 2013, 11:180  doi:10.1186/1741-7015-11-180

Published: 13 August 2013

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Table S1. Baseline characteristics of the excluded participants. Table S2. Baseline characteristics of the study population by cause of death.

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