MEFV Mutations Modify the Clinical Presentation of Henoch-Schonlein Purpura


Ozcakar Z. B. , Yalcinkaya F., Cakar N., Acar B., Kasapcopur O. , Uguten D., et al.

JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY, cilt.35, ss.2427-2429, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 35 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3899/jrheum.080405
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.2427-2429

Özet

Objective. To investigate the prevalence of MEFV gene mutations in Turkish patients with Henoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP) but with no symptoms of familial Mediterranean fever (FMF). In addition, we assessed the clinical and laboratory characteristics of HSP patients with and without MEFV mutations.