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The classic Glenn operation in the double inlet left ventricle: a 20-year follow-up
Functional univentricular heart is a rare and complex congenital anomaly. The prognosis is usually poor without any surgical intervention and long-term survival is rare. In this article, we report a 57-year-old female ...
Effects of glomerular filtration rate on the severity of coronary heart disease
Objective: Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is considered to beone of the most common risk factors for cardiovascular diseases.Glomerular filtration rate (GFR) is the best method oftesting level of kidney function and determining ...
Can a patient with pulmonary hypertension travel safely by plane?
Air travel is known as the safest way of transportation. Therefore, patients with health problems prefer to travel by air; however, those with heart or lung issues, who do not have any problems under normal conditions, may ...
Predictive value of urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin and serum ischemia-modified albumin for early diagnosis in patients with contrastinduced acute kidney injury
(Galenos Yayincilik, 2020)
Aim: The aim of this study was to investigate whether urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) and serum ischemia-modified albumin (IMA) levels could serve as early biomarkers of contrast-induced acute ...
Morphological overview of cardiovascular comorbidities in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Frank's sign
Objective: Cardiovascular diseases are the most common and important comorbidities in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Literature indicates that there may be a relationship between diagonal earlobe ...
The role of lipid, sex hormone and inflammation pathway genes polymorphims on coronary artery disease in turks
(Elsevier Ireland Ltd, 2018)
Shone's complex with dextrocardia and situs inversus totalis: a case report
(Turkish Society of Cardiology, 2012)
Parachute mitral valve complex is an unusual congenital anomaly that has been described by Shone et al. It is characterized by a parachute deformity of the mitral valve associated with additional forms of left heart ...
The relationship between serum uric acid levels and angiographic severity of coronary heart disease
(Via Medica, 2015)
Background: Many studies have shown that the serum uric acid (SUA) level is associated with atherosclerosis. Aim: To determine the relationship between the SUA level and the presence and severity of coronary heart disease ...