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Eye blood vessels and the risk of stroke

Eye blood vessels and the risk of stroke

The pathological changes in the walls of the retinal blood vessels can be an indicative of other cardiovascular diseases. The narrowed arteriolar calibres in the retina for example are associated with the risk of cardiovascular diseases. Including 5518 patients from the prospective population-based Rotterdam Study, the research team from Erasmus University Medical Centre in the […]