Potential role of matrix metalloproteinase-2,-9 and tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinase-1,-2 in exudative pleural effusions


Vatansever S., Gelisgen R. , Uzun H. , Yurt S., Kosar F.

CLINICAL AND INVESTIGATIVE MEDICINE, cilt.32, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 32 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL AND INVESTIGATIVE MEDICINE

Özet

Purpose: To investigate diagnostic values of pleural fluid matrix metalloproteinase-2 (MMP-2), MMP-9, tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinase-1 (TIMP-1) and TIMP-2 measurements in tuberculous pleurisy(TP) and malignat pleurisy (MP).