Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in Beh double dagger et Disease: A Case-Control Study in Turkey


Yalcm B., Gur G., Artuz F., Alli N.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL DERMATOLOGY, cilt.14, ss.421-425, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 14 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s40257-013-0034-8
  • Dergi Adı: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL DERMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.421-425

Özet

Chronic inflammatory diseases such as psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, and inflammatory bowel diseases have been reported to be associated with the development of metabolic syndrome (MetS), which is characterized by central obesity, elevated triglycerides (TG), reduced high-density lipoproteins (HDL), impaired fasting blood glucose (FBG), and hypertension. Beh double dagger et disease (BD) is a chronic, immuno-inflammatory disease with multisystemic involvement.