Increased psoriasis frequency in patients with familial Mediterranean fever


ERDEN A. , BATU AKAL E. D. , ŞEYHOĞLU E. , SARI A. , SÖNMEZ H. E. , ARMAĞAN B. , ...Daha Fazla

UPSALA JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.123, sa.1, ss.57-61, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 123 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1080/03009734.2017.1423425
  • Dergi Adı: UPSALA JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.57-61

Özet

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.