Assessment of the Relationship between Monocyte to High-Density Lipoprotein Ratio and Myocardial Bridge.

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Enhos A. , Cosansu K., Huyut M., Turna F., Karacop E. , Bakshaliyev N. , ...More

Arquivos brasileiros de cardiologia, vol.112, no.1, pp.12-17, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 112 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.5935/abc.20180253
  • Title of Journal : Arquivos brasileiros de cardiologia
  • Page Numbers: pp.12-17
  • Keywords: Biomarkers/blood, Cholesterol, HDL/blood, Monocytes/citology, Myocardial Bridging, Atherosclerosis, Inflammation, HDL-CHOLESTEROL RATIO, CORONARY-ARTERY, ATHEROSCLEROSIS, FLOW, ULTRASOUND, THROMBOSIS


Background: Assessing the monocyte to high-density lipoprotein ratio (MHR) is a new tool for predicting inflamation, which plays a major role in atherosclerosis. Myocardial bridge (MB) is thought to be a benign condition with development of atherosclerosis, particularly at the proximal segment of the brigde.