Mean platelet volume (MPV) as an inflammatory marker in ankylosing spondylitis and rheumatoid arthritis


KISACIK B., Tufan A., KALYONCU U., KARADAĞ Ö., AKDOĞAN A., OZTURK M. A. , ...More

JOINT BONE SPINE, vol.75, no.3, pp.291-294, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 75 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jbspin.2007.06.016
  • Journal Name: JOINT BONE SPINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.291-294
  • Keywords: rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, mean platelet volume, acute phase reactants, ERYTHROCYTE SEDIMENTATION-RATE, C-REACTIVE PROTEIN, DISEASE-ACTIVITY, THROMBOPOIESIS, VALIDATION, INDEXES, RISK
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aims: The aim of this retrospective study was to investigate the correlation between MPV and the clinical disease activity indices of rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis.