Funding for this research was provided by:
Medizinische Fakultät, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
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Received: 26 March 2019
Accepted: 16 July 2019
First Online: 24 July 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study was performed in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki and approved by the Ethics Committee of the General Medical Council Westfalen-Lippe and the WWU Münster, Germany (file number: 2016-073-f-S). Patients were enrolled after written informed consent was obtained from them or their legal representatives.
: Consent for publication has been obtained.
: AR, LMS, TP, HP, CE, MH, and PK declare that they have no competing interests. HV is a Chief Science Officer of GlycoCheck BV, The Netherlands.