Increased advanced oxidation protein products in Behcet's disease: a new activity marker?


Yazici C. , Kose K., Calis M. , Demir M. , Kirnap M. , Ates F.

BRITISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, cilt.151, ss.105-111, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 151 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2004.06003.x
  • Dergi Adı: BRITISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.105-111

Özet

Background Behcet's disease (BD) is a chronic inflammatory disease with unknown pathogenesis As various functions of neutrophils in peripheral blood, such as chemotaxis, phagocytosis and generation of reactive oxygen species (ROS) increase in BD, ROS-mediated oxidative stress related to neutrophil activation may have an important role in the pathogenesis of BD.