Increased Prevalence of Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Leu 33 Pro Polymorphism in End Stage Renal Disease Patients on Hemodialysis

@inproceedings{AlAli2008IncreasedPO,
  title={Increased Prevalence of Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Leu 33 Pro Polymorphism in End Stage Renal Disease Patients on Hemodialysis},
  author={Amein Kadhem Al-Ali and Fahad Al-Muhanna and Samir Habib Al-Mueilo and Emmanuel B Larbi and Ali Ibrahim Al-Sultan and Abdullah M. Rubaish and Suad A Al-Ateeq and Alhusain Al-Zaharani},
  booktitle={International journal of biomedical science : IJBS},
  year={2008}
}
Traditional atherosclerosis risk factors cannot elucidate the increased prevalence of cardiovascular events in end stage renal disease (ESRD) patients on hemodialysis. A previous study has indicated a strong association of the PI(A1/A2) polymorphism with myocardial infarction, diabetes and renal allograft rejection. In this investigation, we determined the… CONTINUE READING