Comparison of Clinical and Histopathologic Findings of Pathergy Test with Disposable/Sharp and Nondisposable/Blunt Needles in Behcet's Disease


KARADAĞ A. S. , Akbay G., Aydin M., Astarcı H., Eksioglu H.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.39, no.1, pp.47-51, 2009 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.47-51

Abstract

Aim: The aim of this study was to determine whether using blunt instead of sharp needles presented any advantage and whether the histopathological interpretation prevailed over the clinical interpretation.