Chronic rhinosinusitis, endothelial dysfunction, and atherosclerosis


ELÇİOĞLU Ö. C. , Afsar B. , Bakan A., Takir M., Ozkok A., Oral A., ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RHINOLOGY & ALLERGY, vol.30, no.3, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.2500/ajra.2016.30.4325
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RHINOLOGY & ALLERGY

Abstract

Background: Chronic inflammation is associated with accelerated atherosclerosis, endothelial dysfunction (ED), and cardiovascular diseases. Because chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is an inflammatory disease, it may be associated with the development of ED and accelerated atherosclerosis.