Differential identification of atypical pneumonia pathogens in aorta and internal mammary artery related to ankle brachial index and walking distance.

İRİZ E. , Cirak M. Y. , ZOR M. H. , Engin D., Oktar L. , ÜNAL Y.

The Journal of surgical research, cilt.183, sa.2, ss.537-41, 2013 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 183 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jss.2013.01.053
  • Dergi Adı: The Journal of surgical research
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.537-41


Background: We studied the existence of agents in aorta biopsies, such as Chlamydia pneumoniae, cytomegalovirus, and Mycoplasma pneumoniae, that are thought to have a role in atherosclerosis etiopathogenesis role, and their association with peripheral artery disease.