Homocysteine and left ventricular hypertrophy in children with chronic renal failure


Hyperhomocysteinemia is recognized as an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease, especially atherosclerosis, in adult patients with chronic renal failure (CRF). However, there is little information about the relationship between plasma homocysteine levels and left ventricular hypertrophy. The aim of this study was to determine plasma… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00467-003-1351-6


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