Circulating angiogenic factors and the risk of preeclampsia.

@article{Levine2004CirculatingAF,
  title={Circulating angiogenic factors and the risk of preeclampsia.},
  author={RichardJ. Levine and Sharon Maynard and Cong Qian and Ki Taeg Lim and Lucinda J England and Kai Fun Yu and Enrique F. Schisterman and Ravi Ishwar Thadhani and Benjamin P. Sachs and FrederickH. Epstein and BahaM. Sibai and Vikas P Sukhatme and Siddharth Karumanchi},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={350 7},
  pages={
          672-83
        }
}
BACKGROUND The cause of preeclampsia remains unclear. Limited data suggest that excess circulating soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase 1 (sFlt-1), which binds placental growth factor (PlGF) and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), may have a pathogenic role. METHODS We performed a nested case-control study within the Calcium for Preeclampsia Prevention trial, which involved healthy nulliparous women. Each woman with preeclampsia was matched to one normotensive control. A total of 120 pairs… CONTINUE READING
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