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Plasma Level of Antioxidant Minerals (Cu, Zn, Mn, and Se) and Fe

A Comparison of Patients with Cerebrovascular Disease and Healthy Adults in Korea
  • I. S. Kwun
  • H. S. Jang
  • C. S. Kwon
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Conclusion

The results of this study suggest that the incidence of cerebrovascular disease was related with lower plasma antioxidant mineral concentrations (Cu, Fe, Mn, Se, and Zn). Specifically, Se was the major depleted antioxidant trace element in the patients with CVD.

Keywords

Cerebral Ischemia Cerebrovascular Disease Vascular Dementia Healthy Subject Group Trace Element Nutriture 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. S. Kwun
    • 1
  • H. S. Jang
    • 2
  • C. S. Kwon
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Food and NutritionAndong National UniversityAndongKorea
  2. 2.Department of Home Economics EducationKyungpook National UniversityTaeguKorea

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