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Association of total serum antioxidant capacity with the Tei index in echocardiography in patients with microvascular angina
Objectives Cardiac syndrome X (CSX) is a conditioncharacterized by exercise-induced chest pain that occursconsidering a normal coronary angiogram. We aimed toinvestigate the total serum antioxidant capacity (TAC) ...
CRP at early follicular phase of menstrual cycle can cause misinterpretation for cardiovascular risk assessment
Objective: C-reactive protein (CRP) is a well-known marker of infl ammation and infection in clinical practice. This study is designed to evaluate CRP levels in diff erent phases of menstrual cycle, which might end up ...
The association between ischemia modified albumin and placental histopathology in uncomplicated term deliveries
Ischemia modified albumin (IMA) is a marker of ischemia elevated in different clinical conditions and its use for hypoxia in perinatology is of current interest. We aimed to investigate the association between maternal ...
Cyc-C is superior to creatinine in the early diagnosis of contrast-induced nephropathy
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Atherogenic dyslipidemia, subclinical atherosclerosis, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and insulin resistance in polycystic ovarian syndrome
Objective: We aimed to explore the relationship between insulin resistance (IR) and small dense lipoprotein (sd-LDL) particles, carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in young ...
Collagen cross-links as a marker for subclinical atherosclerosis in postmenopausal women
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The role of bilirubin and its protective function against coronary heart disease
BACKGROUND:Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality both in industrialized and developing countries. Atherosclerosis is a chronic inflammatory disease of the arterial wall, ...
Ischemia modified albumin in perinatology
Ischemia modified albumin is a novel marker of ischemia generated due to hypooxygenation and increased hydroxyl free radicals in low pH. The molecule has been licenced for clinical use as an early marker for acute coronary ...
Maternal and fetal blood levels of S100 and ischaemia modified albumin in term intrauterine growth restricted fetuses with abnormal umbilical artery doppler values
The purpose of this study was to investigate whether levels of fetal hypoxia markers, S100 and ischaemia modified albumin (IMA) change in cases of intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR). This case-control study included ...
Anti-Mullerian hormone and insulin resistance in classic phenotype lean PCOS
Purpose This study is designed to explore the correlation between AMH levels and IR in normal weight PCOS women. Materials and methods This prospective study was conducted on 55 patients, who were admitted to obstetrics ...