Serum osteoprotegerin (OPG) measurement in Behcet's disease


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

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.41, ss.383-386, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 41 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-0909-265
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.383-386

Özet

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).