Association of serum cortisol and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS) levels with psychological stress in patients with vitiligo


Gurpinar A., DOĞAN GÜNAYDIN S. , KILIÇ C. , KARADUMAN A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.49, ss.832-837, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 49 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1812-84
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.832-837

Özet

Background/aim: Vitiligo is a depigmentation disorder that leads to serious psychological burden in patients, who are frequently reported to have depression and anxiety. The aim of this study was to investigate the association between stress-related hormone levels and psychological stress in vitiligo.