The relationship between Helicobacter pylori IgG titre and coronary atherosclerosis


Ozdogru I., Kalay N. , Dogan A. , Inanc M. T. , Kaya M. G. , Topsakal R. , ...More

ACTA CARDIOLOGICA, vol.62, no.5, pp.501-505, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 62 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.2143/ac.62.5.2023414
  • Title of Journal : ACTA CARDIOLOGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.501-505

Abstract

Objectives - The role of Helicobacter pylori (HP) in the progression of atherosclerosis is controversial.We investigated the relation between HP IgG antibody titres and severity and intensity of coronary atherosclerosis and also clinical presentation of coronary artery disease (CAD).