JAPANESE HEART JOURNAL, vol.45, no.4, pp.603-611, 2004 (SCI-Expanded)
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JAPANESE HEART JOURNAL
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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It has been suggested that mitral annular calcification (MAC) may be a manifestation of generalized atherosclerosis. However, how the incidence and extent of coronary artery disease (CAD) are affected by the coexistence of carotid atherosclerosis (CAS) in patients with versus without MAC have not yet been studied.