Prevalence of the MEFV gene mutations in childhood polyarteritis nodosa


Yalcinkaya F., Oezcakar Z. B. , Kasapcopur O. , Oeztuerk A., Akar N., Bakkaloglu A., et al.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, cilt.151, ss.675-678, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 151 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2007.04.062
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.675-678

Özet

Objectives To test the hypothesis that alterations in the Mediterranean fever (MEFV) gene area susceptibility factor for the development of polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) we investigated the prevalence of MEFV mutations in patients with PAN without tiny symptoms of familial Mediterranean fever (FMF).