UPSALA JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.123, no.1, pp.57-61, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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UPSALA JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
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Epidemiology, familial Mediterranean fever, psoriasis, rheumatology, COLCHICINE, DIAGNOSIS, ARTHRITIS, CRITERIA, CHILDREN
Objective: Familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) is a periodic fever syndrome caused by MEFV mutations. FMF may be associated with psoriasis in some cases. The prevalence of psoriasis in the normal Turkish population is 0.42%. We aimed to investigate the prevalence of psoriasis among FMF patients and their relatives.