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  OBJECTIVE: The aim of the present study was to elucidate the underlying mechanisms responsible for hemorheological abnormalities in elderly patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD). SUBJECTS AND METHODS: Twenty-one patients with AD and twenty-three age-matched healthy controls (CON) were studied....
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  Aging is a natural process that is defined as a progressive deterioration of biological functions after the organism has attained its maximal reproductive competence. Aging leads to the accumulation of disabilities and diseases that limit normal body functions and is a major risk factor for...
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  We hypothesized that abnormalities in hemorheologic parameters, including vessel diameter, flow velocity, and whole blood viscosity (WBV), would be present in Alzheimer's Disease (AD) and would correlate with microvascular abnormalities (vasculopathy). Using the Rheolog, we obtained WBV...
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