The distribution of MEFV mutations in Turkish FMF patients: multicenter study representing results of Anatolia


Yasar Bilge N. S. , Sari I., Solmaz D., Senel S., Emmungil H. , KILIÇ L., ...Daha Fazla

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.49, ss.472-477, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 49 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1809-100
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.472-477

Özet

Background/aim: The distribution of Mediterranean fever (MEFV) gene mutations in Turkish familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) patients varies according to geographic area of Turkey. There is a need for highly representative data for Turkish FMF patients. The aim of our study was to investigate the distribution of the common MEFV mutations in Turkish FMF patients in a nationwide, multicenter study.