HLA in alopecia areata


Kavak A., Baykal C. , Ozarmagan G., Akar U.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, vol.39, no.8, pp.589-592, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1046/j.1365-4362.2000.00921.x
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.589-592

Abstract

Background The aim of this study was to investigate the human leukocyte antigen (HLA) characteristics of Turkish alopecia areata patients, and the correlation of the HLA profile with age of onset, severity and duration of the disease, presence of ophiasis, and family history.