Christina Karazisi
University of Gothenburg
CancerInternal medicineSurgeryCardiologyPediatricsProspective cohort studyYoung adultHazard ratioEmbolizationWatchful waitingCancer screeningAsymptomaticHeart failureCoronary artery diseaseChest painComorbidityHeart diseaseThrombosisPopulationCause of deathMyocardial infarctionMedicine
Publications 3
#1Zacharias Mandalenakis (University of Gothenburg)H-Index: 11
#2Christina Karazisi (University of Gothenburg)H-Index: 2
Last. M D Dellborg (University of Gothenburg)
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#1Zacharias Mandalenakis (University of Gothenburg)H-Index: 11
#2Christina Karazisi (University of Gothenburg)H-Index: 2
Last. Mikael Dellborg (University of Gothenburg)H-Index: 52
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Importance Adult patients with congenital heart disease (CHD) have an increased incidence of cancer, presumably owing to repeated radiation exposure, genetic predisposition, or repeated stress factors during heart interventions. However, there are limited data on the risk of cancer in children and young adults with CHD compared with the general population. Objective To determine the risk of developing cancer from birth to age 41 years among patients with CHD compared with healthy matched control...
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#1Christina Karazisi (Sahlgrenska University Hospital)H-Index: 2
#2Peter ErikssonH-Index: 30
Last. Mikael DellborgH-Index: 52
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Congenital coronary artery fistulas are rare anomalies. As coronary angiography and multidetector computed tomography have become more accessible, they have been increasingly used in the investigation of chest pain and heart failure. Coronary artery fistulas are often an incidental finding, which raises the question of how patients with this condition should be managed. Intervention with either transcatheter closure or surgical closure is often technically possible. Many patients are asymptomati...
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