JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY, vol.28, no.10, pp.647-652, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY
Objectives: Increased iron stores have been implicated in the association with increased risk of cardiovascular events. We evaluated whether the abdominal aortic stiffness was altered in the patients with beta-thalassemia major in relation with body iron load.