Hyperhomocysteinemia and restenosis.


OBJECTIVE This study was undertaken to assess the effect of plasma homocysteine level on angiographic restenosis 6 months after coronary angioplasty. METHODS The plasma homocysteine level was measured in 100 consecutive patients at the time of coronary angioplasty, 56 patients who attended a 6-month follow-up angiogram being enrolled to the study; the 44… (More)