Calcification of the aorta

Known as: Calcifications of the aorta, aortic calcification, aortic calcifications 
Calcification, that is, pathological deposition of calcium salts in the aorta. [HPO:probinson]
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE Perivascular fat through the secretion of paracrine and pro-inflammatory mediators may play a role in obesity-mediated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Pericardial fat may be an important mediator of metabolic risk. Correlations with cardiovascular disease risk factors… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
An apparent conflict exists between observational studies that suggest that vitamin D receptor (VDR) activators provide a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We investigated the relation between computed tomography measures of aortic calcification and values for bone density and the… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Cardiovascular disease is frequent and severe in patients with end-stage renal disease. Disorders of mineral… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Vascular calcification and osteoporosis are common age-related processes that are prominently displayed on routine lateral lumbar… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
offerosclerosis and osteoporosis are major causes of morbidity and mortality in postmenopausal women and have been suggested to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The purpose of the present study was to assess the location, severity and progression of radiopaque lumbar aortic calcifications… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
In an age-stratified random sample of 200 Rochester, Minnesota women, the prevalence of aortic calcification rose with aging, as… (More)
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
Two diphosphonates containing the P-C-P bond, CH(3)C(OH)(PO(3)HNa)(2) and H(2)C(PO(3)HNa)(2), inhibit the crystallization of… (More)
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