Intravenous iron therapy as a possible risk factor for atherosclerosis in end-stage renal disease


Creative Commons License

ALTOK K. , Guz G., Ozdemir H., Erten Y., Atalay V., Bicik Z., ...Daha Fazla

INTERNATIONAL HEART JOURNAL, cilt.46, sa.2, ss.255-264, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 46 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1536/ihj.46.255
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL HEART JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.255-264

Özet

Atherosclerosis is a disease of: the arterial wall, with increasing wall thickness representing all early event in the progression of the disease. It has been suggested that iron overload. as assessed by increased serum ferritin concentration, may be a risk factor for atherosclerosis.