Thinning of the arterial media layer as a possible preclinical stage in HIV vasculopathy: A pilot study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cerebral Arteries
  • HIV Infections
  • Stroke
  • Tunica Media

abstract

  • In patients with HIV without clinical stroke, the media arterial layer is thinner than in patients without HIV. This suggests that a thinner media layer might be a preclinical stage in the development of HIV-related vasculopathy.

publication date

  • April 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STROKEAHA.111.643387

PubMed ID

  • 22198982

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1156

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 43

number

  • 4