Monckeberg Medial Calcific Sclerosis

Known as: Sclerosis, Monckeberg's, Monckeberg Sclerosis, Monckebergs Sclerosis 
Thickening and loss of elasticity of the walls of muscular ARTERIES due to calcification of the TUNICA MEDIA, the concentric layers of helically… (More)
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2013
2013
Mönckeberg medial calcific sclerosis (MCS) is an uncommon finding in temporal arteries. We present a case of temporal artery… (More)
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2007
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2007
The major function of vascular smooth muscle cells (SMCs) is contraction to regulate blood pressure and flow. SMC contractile… (More)
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2004
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2004
Vascular calcification may occur at different areas of the vessel wall, including the intima in atherosclerosis and the media in… (More)
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2003
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2003
Primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH) is a rare disorder characterised by raised pulmonary-artery pressure in the absence of… (More)
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1997
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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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1997
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1997
The resting ankle-brachial index (ABI) is a non-invasive method to assess the patency of the lower extremity arterial system and… (More)
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1995
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1995
Radiographs of the hand, hip and knee were screened for evidence of osteoarthritis (OA). Specific sites selected for screening on… (More)
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1994
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1994
BACKGROUND HMG CoA reductase inhibitors (or statins), a new class of lipid-lowering compounds, have raised expectations for more… (More)
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1993
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1993
1. Rhythmic locomotor activity was evoked in clonidine-treated acute and chronic spinal cats, and the effect of stimulating group… (More)
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1990
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1990
The aim of this study was to detect linear arterial calcification (Mönckeberg’s sclerosis) localized in feet, ankles, legs, knees… (More)
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