Mild hyperhomocysteinemia is a risk-factor in all etiological subtypes of stroke

@article{Parnetti2004MildHI,
  title={Mild hyperhomocysteinemia is a risk-factor in all etiological subtypes of stroke},
  author={Lucilla Parnetti and Valeria Caso and Antonella Santucci and Francesco Corea and Alessia Lanari and Antonio Floridi and Carmine Conte and Teodoro G Bottiglieri},
  journal={Neurological Sciences},
  year={2004},
  volume={25},
  pages={13-17}
}
The role of hyperhomocysteinemia as independent risk factor for stroke needs to be confirmed. The aims of our study were to assess (i) the association between risk of stroke and increasing values of plasma homocysteine and (ii) the interaction between mild hyperhomocysteinemia and conventional vascular risk factors. We studied 161 consecutive patients with… CONTINUE READING