A Marker for Evaluation of Oxidative Stress in Patients with Alopecia Areta: Thiol-Disulphide Homeostasis


PEKTAŞ S. D. , ALATAŞ E. T. , DOĞAN G., NEŞELİOĞLU S., EREL Ö.

MEANDROS MEDICAL AND DENTAL JOURNAL, vol.19, no.3, pp.205-210, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/meandros.48303
  • Title of Journal : MEANDROS MEDICAL AND DENTAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.205-210

Abstract

Objective: Alopecia areata (M) is a disorder characterized by non-scarring hair loss, whose etiology involves oxidative stress. We aimed to determine the role of thiol/disulphide levels in AA pathogenesis and to investigate if they can be used as its marker.