Pteridines (Nov 2022)

Association between plasma total homocysteine (tHcy) and strokes: A meta-analysis

  • Li Hang,
  • Shu Lingfeng,
  • Dai Qinghai,
  • Wu Tao

Journal volume & issue
Vol. 33, no. 1
pp. 58 – 68


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Inconsistent findings have been reported regarding the association between elevated plasma total homocysteine (tHcy) and the risk of different types of strokes. We conducted this meta-analysis to identify the association between tHcy and different kinds of strokes or recurrences of strokes, and provide evidence for preventing.