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The Relationship Between Increased Epicardial Fat Thickness and Left Ventricular Hypertrophy and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Patients With Nonfunctional Adrenal Incidentaloma

Nasiroglu Narin Imga 1 , * , Ozgul Ucar Elalmis 2 , Mazhar Muslum Tuna 1 , Bercem Aycıcek Dogan 1 , Deniz Sahin 2 , Dilek Berker 1 and Serdar Guler 1 , 3
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1 Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Department of Endocrinology, Ankara, Turkey
2 Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Ankara, Turkey
3 Department of Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, Hitit University, Corum, Turkey
Article information
  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: July 01, 2016, 14 (3); e37635
  • Published Online: July 2, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 6, 2016
  • Revised: June 15, 2016
  • Accepted: June 26, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.37635

To Cite: Imga N N, Ucar Elalmis O, Muslum Tuna M, Aycıcek Dogan B, Sahin D, et al. The Relationship Between Increased Epicardial Fat Thickness and Left Ventricular Hypertrophy and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Patients With Nonfunctional Adrenal Incidentaloma, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2016 ; 14(3):e37635. doi: 10.5812/ijem.37635.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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