TITLE

THE ROLE OF ABO BLOOD GROUPS IN BLOOD RHEOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDERS

AUTHOR(S)
Dintenfass, L.
PUB. DATE
July 1973
SOURCE
Angiology;Jul/Aug1973, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p422
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The aim of this paper is to present an evidence that ABO blood-groups play a key role in the rheology of blood in cardiovascular diseases, that they might influence the pathways of aetiology of those diseases, especially in relation to the microcirculation, tissue perfusion and thrombus formation, and that there exists a possibility that ABO blood-group specific drugs might be more effective in counteracting a development and progress of these diseases than drugs which do not take any account of inherent differences between patients of different ABO blood groups.
ACCESSION #
16358405

 

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