Association of serum complement (C3, C4) and immunoglobulin (IgG, IgM) levels with hormone replacement therapy in healthy post-menopausal women.

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BACKGROUND Recently published data suggest that hormone replacement therapy (HRT) may increase cardiovascular risk during the early months of therapy. Activation of the immune system is known to be involved in several types of cardiovascular disease. In this cross-sectional study, serum C3, C4, IgG and IgM levels were evaluated in healthy post-menopausal… (More)

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@article{Yilmazer2003AssociationOS, title={Association of serum complement (C3, C4) and immunoglobulin (IgG, IgM) levels with hormone replacement therapy in healthy post-menopausal women.}, author={Mehmet Yilmazer and Veysel Fenkci and Semin Melahat Fenkçi and Orhan Cem Aktepe and Murat Sonmezer and Gulay Kurtay}, journal={Human reproduction}, year={2003}, volume={18 7}, pages={1531-5} }