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

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Seyahi E., Baskurt M., Melikoglu M. , Akman C., Olgun D. , Simsek E., ...Daha Fazla

RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, cilt.105, sa.11, ss.1739-1747, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 105 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.rmed.2011.07.022
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1739-1747


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.