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Factor VIII and Antithrombin III in Atherosclerosis Obliterans of the Lower Limbs

  • G. Avellone
  • V. Mandalà
  • S. Novo
  • A. Pinto
  • F. P. Riolo
  • F. Cannioto
  • G. Raneli
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 164)

Abstract

In the multifactorial pathogenesis of atherosclerosis (the W.H.O. gives a list of about forty risk factors) recent acquisitions have allowed to determine in part the role carried out by the term “haemocoagulative disorders” (90) showing the possible connections between haematic components of haemocoagulation and vascular wall that up to now have been only hypothesised.

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Factor VIII Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease Arterial Smooth Muscle Cell Coagulant Activity Thrombin Formation 
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  • G. Avellone
    • 1
  • V. Mandalà
    • 1
  • S. Novo
    • 1
  • A. Pinto
    • 1
  • F. P. Riolo
    • 1
  • F. Cannioto
    • 1
  • G. Raneli
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Clinical Medicine and Medical TherapyUniversity of PalermoPalermoItaly

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