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Mohammed Ahmed Mohammed Hassan; Noussa Mahmoud El Adawy; Yehia Zakaryia Mahmoud; Mahmoud Ragab Mohammed
» doi: 10.48047/ecb/2023.12.9.236


Background; Vascular calcification has emerged as an independent risk factor for cardiovascular morbidity and mortality, especially in chronic kidney disease. Vitamin K is a composite term referring to a group of fat-soluble vitamins that function as a cofactor for the enzyme -glutamyl carboxylase (GGCX), which activates a number of vitamin K-dependent proteins (VKDPs) involved in haemostasis and vascular and bone health

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