Association between serum estradiol concentrations and carotid atherosclerosis in men with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

The aim of this study was to evaluate relationships between serum estradiol concentration and carotid atherosclerosis in addition to major cardiovascular risk factors in men with type 2 diabetes mellitus because previous reports concerning the role of estrogen on atherosclerosis in men are conflicting. Serum estradiol concentrations were measured in 305… CONTINUE READING