Chlamydia and atherosclerotic coronary arterial disease in Turkey


ÖZSAN T. M. , güngör C., Kahraman M., özkul A., CİNEL Z. L. , TEZCANER T., ...Daha Fazla

ACTA CARDIOLOGICA, cilt.55, ss.295-300, 2000 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 55 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2000
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2143/ac.55.5.2005756
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA CARDIOLOGICA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.295-300

Özet

Objective - Chlamydia pneumoniae, which is a Gram(-) intracellular bacteria, besides being a respiratory pathogen, is thought to play an active role in the progress of acute myocardial infarction and chronic coronary artery disease. In this study we aim to determine the frequency of C. pneumoniae in coronary artery lesions of Turkish people.