Increased nitric oxide production in patients with Behcet's disease: Is it a new activity marker?


EVEREKLIOGLU C., TURKOZ Y., ER H., INALOZ H., OZBEK E., Cekmen M. B.

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY, cilt.46, ss.50-54, 2002 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 46 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2002
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1067/mjd.2002.118338
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.50-54

Özet

Background. The origin of Behcet's disease (BD) is unclear. One of the prominent features of BD is vasculitis and thrombosis as a result of endothelial dysfunction. Because nitric oxide (NO) is synthesized by endothelium, we considered it as an interesting target of investigation in BD.