The impact of the IL-11:IL-17 ratio on the chronic periodontitis pathogenesis: a preliminary report

Yetkin Ay Z., Suetcue R., USKUN E., Bozkurt F. Y. , Berker E.

ORAL DISEASES, cilt.15, sa.1, ss.93-99, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 15 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1601-0825.2008.01497.x
  • Dergi Adı: ORAL DISEASES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.93-99


An imbalance in the pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines may be responsible for periodontal breakdown through immune responses. This study aimed to determine the total amount, concentration and ratio of interleukin (IL)-11 and IL-17 in gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) of chronic periodontitis (CP) patients.