Vascular endothelial growth factor gene polymorphisms in patients with rosacea: A case-control study


HAYRAN Y. , LAY İ. , MOCAN M. C. , Bozduman T., ERSOY EVANS S.

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY, vol.81, no.2, pp.348-354, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 81 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jaad.2019.03.055
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.348-354

Abstract

Background: Rosacea is a chronic disease that is characterized by facial skin inflammation and vascular abnormality. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a potent mediator of vascular permeability and inflammation that might play a role in the pathogenesis of rosacea.