[Effect of hyperhomocysteinemia and methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase 677C --> T mutation in venous thromboembolism risk of young adults].

@article{FernndezMiranda2005EffectOH,
  title={[Effect of hyperhomocysteinemia and methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase 677C --> T mutation in venous thromboembolism risk of young adults].},
  author={Consuelo Fern{\'a}ndez-Miranda and Angel Luis Coto and Joaquin Seco Mart{\'i}nez and Pilar Garc{\'i}a G{\'o}mez and Agust{\'i}n G{\'o}mez de la C{\'a}mara},
  journal={Medicina clinica},
  year={2005},
  volume={124 14},
  pages={532-4}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE To investigate whether hyperhomocysteinemia and methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) 677C --> T mutation are associated with venous thromboembolism in young Spanish adults. PATIENTS AND METHOD One hundred adult patients younger than 50 years and 177 controls with similar age and gender. RESULTS Hyperhomocysteinemia was… CONTINUE READING