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Relationship of serum pentraxin-3 with peripheral arterial disease
Aim: Since atherosclerosis is a chronic inflammatory process associated with peripheral artery disease (PAD), the inflammatory marker pentraxin (PTX) may increase in PAD. Materials and Methods: This cross-sectional ...
The predictive role of serum cystatin C levels in polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents
Study Objective: To evaluate the correlation between serum cystatin levels and clinical parameters in adolescents with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Design, Setting, Participants, Interventions, and Main Outcome ...
Impact of physical activity on inflammation: Effects on cardiovascular disease risk and other inflammatory conditions
Since the 19th century, many studies have enlightened the role of inflammation in atherosclerosis, changing our perception of “vessel plaque due to oxidized lipoproteins”, similar to a “rusted pipe”, towards a disease ...