Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Etiology, Pathogenesis and Pathophysiology of Aortic Aneurysms and Aneurysm Rupture

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Reinhart Grundmann
Reinhart Grundmann

University Heart and Vascular Center Hamburg, Germany

Published27 July 2011

Doi10.5772/995

ISBN978-953-307-523-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-6440-1

Copyright year2011

Number of pages234

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Open access  chapters

1. Etiology and Pathogenisis of Aortic Aneurysm

By Carl W. Kotze and Islam G. Ahmed

4,286
2. Matrix metalloproteinases in aortic aneurysm - executors or executioners?

By Tomasz Grzela, Barbara Bikowska and Malgorzata Litwiniuk

2,988
3. Mast cell density and distribution in human abdominal aortic aneurysm

By Sumiharu Sakamoto, Toshihiro Tsuruda, Kinta Hatakeyama, Yoko Sekita, Takuroh Imamura, Yujiro Asada and Kazuo Kitamura

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4. The Role of Complement in the Pathogenesis of Artery Aneurysms

By Fengming Liu, Annie Qin, Lining Zhang and Xuebin Qin

2,753
5. Immunoglobulin G4-related inflammatory aortic aneurysm

By Hidetoshi Okabe and Mitsuaki Ishida

2,634
6. Transcriptomic and proteomic profiles of vascular cells involved in human abdominal aortic aneurysm

By Florence Pinet, Nicolas Lamblin, Philippe Ratajczak, David Hot, Emilie Dubois, Maggy Chwastyniak, Olivia Beseme, Hervé Drobecq, Yves Lemoine, Mohammad Koussa and Philippe Amouyel

2,188
8. Aortitis and aortic aneurysm in systemic vasculitis

By Ana García-Martínez, Sergio Prieto-González, Pedro Arguis Giménez, Georgina Espígol-Frigolé, José Hernández-Rodríguez and Maria C Cid

7,665
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11. An analysis of blood flow dynamics in AAA

By Sandor Bernad, Elena-Silvia Bernad, Tiberiu Barbat, Cosmin Brisan and Vlad Albulescu

3,390
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12. Numerical Simulation in Aortic Arch Aneurysm

By Teruo Matsuzawa, Feng Gao, Aike Qiao, Osamu Ohta and Hiroshi Okada

3,198
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