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Cholesterol-related gene variants are associated with diabetes in coronary artery disease patients
Coronary artery disease (CAD) which is a complex cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death worldwide. The changing prevalence of the disease in diferent ethnic groups pointing out the genetic background of CAD. ...
Assesment of epicardial FAT thickness in subclinical hypothyroidism
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Asymptomatic female patient with ruptured sinus valsalva aneurysm: A case report
Sinus of Valsalva aneurysms (SVA) are relatively rare lesions with a variable clinical presentation. Rupture of a SVA (RSVA) often causes hemodynamic instability due to intracardiac shunting or cardiac tamponade, therefore ...
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 ...
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 ...
Do pre-procedural laboratory parameters predict drug-eluting stent restenosis?
(Turkish Soc Cardiology, 2015)
Objective: Drug-eluting stents (DES) have considerably reduced the rates of in-stent restenosis (ISR). Several studies reported pre-procedural C-reactive protein (CRP), neutrophil to lymphocyte (N/L) ratio, red cell ...
Duration of migraine is associated with cardiac diastolic dysfunction
(Oxford University Press, 2013)
Objective. Migraine is a common type of headache accompanied or preceded by signs of central and autonomic nervous system dysfunction. Autonomic dysfunction has been suggested to be a potential contributor to impaired ...