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P/S-Prokalcitonin (P/S-ProCT)

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  • Anders Kallner, docent och fd överläkare, Karolinska universitetslaboratoriet, Karolinska universitetssjukhuset

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  • Geir Thue, specialist i allmänmedicin och professor vid NOKLUS/Seksjon for allmennmedisin, Universitetet i Bergen
  • Sverre Sandberg, professor, föreståndare för NOKLUS och avdelningsledare vid Laboratorium for klinisk biokjemi, Haukeland Universitetssykehus, Norge