Relation between carotid intima media thickness and oxidative stress markers in type 1 diabetic children and adolescentsEl Samahy, Mona H ; Matter, Randa M ; Youssef, Omneya I ; Shams El Din El Telbany, Manal A ; Kamal, Nermeen A
AbstractCarotid intima media thickness (CIMT) is a non invasive marker of subclinical atherosclerosis. Hyperglycemia, oxidatively modified atherogenic lipoproteins and advanced glycation end products are linked to increased oxidative stress in diabetes. We aimed to find out the relation between carotid intima media thickness in type 1 diabetic children and adolescents and plasma nitric oxide and total antioxidant capacity levels as markers of oxidative stress.
|Issue Date||19-Dec-2013||Journal||Journal of diabetes and metabolic disorders||URI||http://research.asu.edu.eg/123456789/454||DOI||1
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