Homocysteine and coronary artery disease.


BACKGROUND Homocystinuria is a rare autosomal recessive disease complicated by early and aggressive occlusive arterial disease. This may be related to the grossly increased homocysteine concentrations seen in this disease. More recently, milder hyperhomocysteinemia has been proposed as an independent risk factor for coronary artery disease. SUMMARY Many… (More)


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@article{Robinson1994HomocysteineAC, title={Homocysteine and coronary artery disease.}, author={K. Robinson and Emeran A. Mayer and Daniel Jacobsen}, journal={Cleveland Clinic journal of medicine}, year={1994}, volume={61 6}, pages={438-50} }