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Plasma homocysteine levels, cerebrovascular risk factors, and cerebral white matter changes (leukoaraiosis) in patients with Alzheimer disease

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Context The pathogenesis of leukoaraiosis on computed tomographic (CT) scanning is unknown, but cerebrovascular risk factors for leukoaraiosis show overlap with those for Alzheimer disease (AD). Objective To investigate the contribution of cerebrovascular risk factors, in particular plasma total homocysteine (tHcy), to leukoaraiosis in patients with AD and controls. Design Cross-sectional case-control study. Setting Referral population to a hospital clinic and community volunteers fro...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1001/archneur.59.5.787

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Hogervorst, E More by this author
Ribeiro, HM More by this author
Molyneux, A More by this author
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Department:
Oxford, MSD, Pharmacology
Publisher:
American Medical Association Publisher's website
Journal:
Archives of neurology Journal website
Volume:
59
Issue:
5
Pages:
787-793
Publication date:
2002-05-15
DOI:
EISSN:
1538-3687
ISSN:
0003-9942
Pubs id:
pubs:195476
URN:
uri:c509c042-3701-4349-b3b3-8ca5fcc11985
UUID:
uuid:c509c042-3701-4349-b3b3-8ca5fcc11985
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pubs:195476
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English
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