A rational connection of inflammation with peripheral arterial disease.

@article{Li2007ARC,
  title={A rational connection of inflammation with peripheral arterial disease.},
  author={Jie Li and Jian-jun Li and Qian Li and Zhen Li and Hai-yan Qian},
  journal={Medical hypotheses},
  year={2007},
  volume={69 6},
  pages={1190-5}
}
Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) includes a wide range of manifestations in the lower limb, from asymptomatic to symptomatic disease ranging from intermittent claudication to critical limb ischemia, with ulcers, rest pain, or gangrene. It is manifestation of generalized atherosclerosis and this is clearly shown by the high prevalence of coexistence coronary and cerebral arterial disease in these patients. The cumulative findings on molecular and cellular biology have dramatically changed our… CONTINUE READING