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Inflammation critical in aortic dissection: UTMB

Medical News Today, November 17, 2009

A study by UTMB Dr. Allan Brasier and colleagues, published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation, found that “inflammation is critical in aortic dissection.” Interleukin-6 “plays the central role in the process. Without it, you don’t have dissection,” Brasier said.




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