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Atherosclerosis morphology and pathogenesis
Atherosclerosis is a very common and important disease being the most important cause of mortality in Brazil. Indeed, in 1995, 23.3% of deaths, all ages, in our country, were the consequence of atherosclerosis. This ...
Systemic lupus erythematosus and ""lupus dyslipoproteinemia""
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2008)
A growing body of evidences reinforces the close link between systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and atherosclerosis which is due to traditional and nontraditional risk factors for cardiovascular diseases. It is now ...
Association between atherosclerosis and periodontitis Aterosclerosis en sujetos con periodontitis
Chronic infl ammation and infections are involved in the development and progression of atherosclerotic vascular disease. Aim: To evaluate the association between periodontitis and early atherosclerosis. Material and ...
Pitfalls in the assessment of murine atherosclerosis
(Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2009)
This review provides examples of the fact that different procedures for the measurement of atherosclerosis in mice may lead to interpretation of the extent of atherosclerosis having markedly different biological and clinical ...