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Blood velocity in the coronary artery circulation: relation to thromboxane A2 levels in coronary sinus in patients with angiographically normal coronary arteries.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3594557     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
In the present study, we report the finding that some patients with spontaneous typical angina and angiographically normal coronary arteries present an abnormal cardiocoronary capacity to produce thromboxane A2, both in basal conditions and after sympathetic stimulation. The levels of thromboxane A2 in coronary sinus are significantly correlated to the rate of clearance of contrast medium in coronary circulation. Such a finding might be useful in better understanding the interesting syndrome of angina with normal coronary arteries.
M Di Donato; F Fantini; M Maioli; D Prisco; P G Rogasi; G G Neri Serneri
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Catheterization and cardiovascular diagnosis     Volume:  13     ISSN:  0098-6569     ISO Abbreviation:  Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn     Publication Date:    1987 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-08-04     Completed Date:  1987-08-04     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7508512     Medline TA:  Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  162-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Blood Flow Velocity
Contrast Media / diagnostic use
Coronary Angiography
Coronary Circulation*
Middle Aged
Thromboxane A2 / blood*
Thromboxane B2 / blood
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Contrast Media; 54397-85-2/Thromboxane B2; 57576-52-0/Thromboxane A2

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