- Cardiac involvement in the antiphospholipid syndromeF Tenedios
Department of Rheumatology, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, USA
Lupus 14:691-6. 2005..The heterogeneity of APS clinical manifestations is likely linked to the varied effects that aPL can induce on endothelial cells and to the different functions that endothelial cells display depending on the anatomic localization...
- Cardiac manifestations in the antiphospholipid syndromeFelicia Tenedios
Hospital for Special Surgery, Department of Rheumatology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70 th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
Rheum Dis Clin North Am 32:491-507. 2006..aPL may be associated with accelerated atherosclerosis in APS patients. Valve disease is the most important and most common cardiac manifestation of APS. The precise mechanism by which valves become deformed is not yet fully known...