JOURNAL OF CLINICAL LABORATORY ANALYSIS, vol.30, no.6, pp.1158-1163, 2016 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF CLINICAL LABORATORY ANALYSIS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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BackgroundFamilial Mediterranean Fever (FMF) is an autosomal recessive form of recurrent episodes of fever and an autoinflammatory disease characterized by inflammation of the serous membranes. The clinical diagnosis is supported by the laboratory findings. This study investigated the relationship of Serum Amyloid A (SAA), YKL-40, and Pentraxin-3 (PTX-3) with the FMF disease.