Renal Artery Stenosis in Patients with Ischemic Heart Disease


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Ates I., Ulucan S., Dogru M., Kaya Z., Aktas Samur A., Yavuz H. A.

TURKISH NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS AND TRANSPLANTATION JOURNAL, vol.24, no.1, pp.88-92, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5262/tndt.2015.1001.12
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS AND TRANSPLANTATION JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.88-92

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: Renal artery stenosis (RAS) is emerging one of the cause of chronic renal failure and end-stage renal disease. The vast majority of cases in elderly are due to atherosclerotic disease. The prevalence of RAS in several population studies varies considerably. The study aimed to examine the frequency and risk factors of atherosclerotic critical RAS in patients with coronary artery disease.