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In Chinese medicine, diabetic macrovascular disease is classified as "arthromyodynia," "flaccidity diseases," and so forth.
Independent association of anti-beta(2)-glycoprotein I antibodies with macrovascular disease and mortality in scleroderma patients.
The cerebrovascular diseases complicated in DM patients include the macrovascular disease and microvascular disease.
The antihypertensive treatment in diabetics reduces the risk of micro- and macrovascular disease and decreases the cardiovascular event rates in patients with diabetes.
Finally, macrovascular disease, such as atherosclerosis and hypertension, causes increased stress on afferent arterioles.
Significant differences were seen in diabetes duration, retinopathy, neuropathy, macrovascular disease and infection between the patient groups.
In this study, we aimed to evaluate the CIMT in patients with type 1 DM without manifest macrovascular disease and to investigate its relation with diabetic microvascular complications (diabetic nephropathy and retinopathy).
Long duration of diabetes may be associated with greater cerebral macrovascular disease, clinical cerebral infarctions, and subclinical infarctions that may impair cognitive function," said Dr.
Interestingly, the same was not observed in macrovascular disease prevalence.
The final chapters address insulin resistance and complications such as macrovascular disease.
1) The augmented risk of macrovascular disease in DM is partly due to the considerably higher incidence of conventional cardiovascular risk factors, such as hypertension, obesity and dyslipidemia.