Capillaroscopic findings and vascular biomarkers in systemic sclerosis: Association of low CD40L levels with late scleroderma pattern


Yalcinkaya Y., Adin-Cinar S., Artim-Esen B., Kamali S., Pehlivan O., Ocal L., ...More

MICROVASCULAR RESEARCH, vol.108, pp.17-21, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 108
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.mvr.2016.07.002
  • Journal Name: MICROVASCULAR RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.17-21
  • Keywords: Systemic sclerosis, Capillaroscopy, sCD40L, ENDOTHELIAL GROWTH-FACTOR, PULMONARY ARTERIAL-HYPERTENSION, SOLUBLE ADHESION MOLECULES, NAILFOLD CAPILLAROSCOPY, RAYNAUDS-PHENOMENON, DISEASE, EXPRESSION, ANGIOGENESIS, LIGAND, ULCERS
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: To determine the relationship between vascular biomarkers reflecting the vascular injury and neoangiogenesis with capillaroscopic changes in systemic sclerosis (SSc).