Cystatin C deficiency is associated with the progression of small abdominal aortic aneurysms.
- Published Article
The British journal of surgery
- Publication Date
Nov 01, 2001
Deficiency of cystatin C was associated with increased aneurysm size and expansion rate, possibly due to lack of inhibition of cysteine proteases.
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