TITLE

Nephrology/pediatric nephrology

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS68
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `Hyperhomocystenemia (HHCY) and levels of lipoprotein (A)(LP(A)) are inversely related to vascular access failure (VAF) in hemodialysis (HD) patients,' by S. Sirrs et al.
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9708236812

 

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