Serum osteoprotegerin (OPG) measurement in Behcet's disease


Ilhan N. F. , Demir N. , Demir T. , Godekmerdan A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.41, no.3, pp.383-386, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-0909-265
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.383-386

Abstract

Aim: Recent studies indicate that osteoprotegerin (OPG) acts as an important molecule in the development of vascular diseases. The aim of the present study was to examine the association between serum OPG levels and Behcet's disease (BD).