THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SERUM URIC ACID LEVEL AND SEVERITY OF STABLE CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE


Emet S.

JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL FACULTY OF MEDICINE-ISTANBUL TIP FAKULTESI DERGISI, vol.82, no.1, pp.18-23, 2019 (ESCI) identifier

Abstract

Objective: Cardiovascular disease risk factors are known to be associated with elevated serum uric acid levels. The aim of our study was to evaluate the relationship between the severity of coronary artery disease and serum uric acid levels in patients undergoing coronary angiography for known stable ischemic heart disease.