The estimated pulmonary artery pressure can be elevated in Behcet's syndrome


Creative Commons License

Seyahi E., Baskurt M., Melikoglu M., Akman C., Olgun D. , Simsek E., et al.

RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, cilt.105, ss.1739-1747, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 105 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.rmed.2011.07.022
  • Dergi Adı: RESPIRATORY MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.1739-1747

Özet

Objectives: To determine the frequency of elevated systolic pulmonary artery pressure (sPAP) estimated by echocardiography in Behcet's syndrome (BS) patients with pulmonary artery involvement (PAI), in healthy controls and in diseased controls with systemic sclerosis (SSc), as well as in BS patients without PAI.