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Effects of Impaired Fasting Glucose on Aortic Elasticity

Dogan, S. M. | Aktop, Z. | Aydin, M. | Karabag, T. | Sayin, M. R. | Bilici, H. M. | Atmaca, H.

Article | 2012 | EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & DIABETES120 ( 7 ) , pp.424 - 427

Background: The pathophysiology of atherosclerosis development in patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) is similar to that in nondiabetics. However, atherosclerosis develops earlier and runs a rapid course in patients with diabetes. Aortic stiffness, strain and distensibility are the parameters used to assess an increase in arterial stiffness and can be measured by invasive and non-invasive methods. Method: Aortic elastic properties were compared among patients with normal oral glucose tolerance test but impaired fasting glucose and healthy individuals. The study group consisted of 50 subjects with impaired fasting glucose who had no . . . known risk factors for atherosclerosis. The control group was composed of the same number of volunteers. Results: It was found that aortic strain and distensibility were reduced (8.78 +/- 4.3 vs. 10.65 +/- 2.6 Daha fazlası Daha az

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