Identification of uric acid and xanthine oxidase in atherosclerotic plaque

Am J Cardiol. 2001 Jul 15;88(2):188-91, A6. doi: 10.1016/s0002-9149(01)01621-6.

Abstract

Concentrations of uric acid in carotid endarterectomy specimens in men and women were measured using high-performance liquid chromatography in comparison wo nonatherosclerotic control specimens.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Cadaver
  • Carotid Arteries / metabolism
  • Carotid Artery Diseases / etiology
  • Carotid Artery Diseases / metabolism*
  • Case-Control Studies
  • Endarterectomy, Carotid
  • Humans
  • Intracranial Arteriosclerosis / etiology
  • Intracranial Arteriosclerosis / metabolism*
  • Middle Aged
  • Uric Acid / analysis*
  • Xanthine Oxidase / analysis*

Substances

  • Uric Acid
  • Xanthine Oxidase