Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Familial Mediterranean Fever: Are They Related?


Sarkis C., Caglar E., Ugurlu S., Cetinkaya E., Tekin N., ARSLAN M., ...More

SRPSKI ARHIV ZA CELOKUPNO LEKARSTVO, vol.140, pp.589-594, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 140
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.2298/sarh1210589s
  • Journal Name: SRPSKI ARHIV ZA CELOKUPNO LEKARSTVO
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.589-594
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction Familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) is a periodic febrile disease characterized by acute recurrent episodes of serositis. Liver disease is not considered a part of the spectrum of clinical manifestations of FMF.