Markers of early atherosclerosis, oxidative stress and inflammation in patients with acromegaly


Ozkan C., Altinova A. E. , Cerit E. T. , Yayla C., ŞAHİNARSLAN A. , Sahin D., ...More

PITUITARY, vol.18, no.5, pp.621-629, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11102-014-0621-6
  • Title of Journal : PITUITARY
  • Page Numbers: pp.621-629
  • Keywords: Acromegaly, Atherosclerosis, Oxidative stress, Inflammation, CRP, HMGB1, EPICARDIAL ADIPOSE-TISSUE, GROWTH-HORMONE DEFICIENCY, CORONARY-ARTERY-DISEASE, C-REACTIVE PROTEIN, CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE, ENDOTHELIAL DYSFUNCTION, CLINICAL-PRACTICE, BRACHIAL-ARTERY, FAT THICKNESS, TASK-FORCE

Abstract

Data regarding atherosclerosis in acromegaly is controversial in literature. We aimed to investigate the markers of early atherosclerosis, oxidative stress, inflammation and their relationships with each other in acromegaly.