E K Letova

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Several indices of fat and carbohydrate metabolism were examined in 9 patients with congenital generalized lipodystrophy and in 11 subjects with the hypermuscular form of the disease. The latent or manifest disorders of carbohydrate metabolism, hyperinsulinism, hypercholesterolemia, hypertriglyceridemia, lipid spectrum displacement towards(More)
The examination of 40 patients with generalized lipodystrophy elucidated the dependence of the severity of cardiovascular disorders in these patients on the immunoreactive insulin/C-peptide index. In high values of the latter cardiovascular disorders occur more frequently. The role of insulin in pathogenesis of essential hypertension, chronic IHD is(More)
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