Is There an Interaction Between Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Gingival Inflammation?


ÖZÇAKA O. , Ceyhan B. O. , AKCALI A., BİÇAKCİ N., Lappin D. F. , Buduneli N. G.

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, cilt.83, ss.1529-1537, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 83 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1902/jop.2012.110588
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1529-1537

Özet

Background: The aim of this study is to evaluate the gingival crevicular fluid (GCF), saliva, and serum concentrations of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha), TNF-alpha receptor-1 (TNF-alpha R1), TNF-alpha R2, and interleukin-6 (IL-6) in non-obese females with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and either clinically healthy periodontium or gingivitis.