Epicardial adipose tissue has an increased thickness and is a source of inflammatory mediators in patients with calcific aortic stenosis

Valentina Parisi, Giuseppe Rengo, Gennaro Pagano, Vittoria D'Esposito, Federica Passaretti, Aurelio Caruso, Maria Gabriella Grimaldi, Tommaso Lonobile, Francesco Baldascino, Antonio De Bellis, Pietro Formisano, Nicola Ferrara, Dario Leosco

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)167-169
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Publication statusPublished - May 1 2015


  • Aortic stenosis
  • Cytokines
  • Epicardial adipose tissue
  • Inflammation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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