JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.35, no.12, pp.2427-2429, 2008 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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Objective. To investigate the prevalence of MEFV gene mutations in Turkish patients with Henoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP) but with no symptoms of familial Mediterranean fever (FMF). In addition, we assessed the clinical and laboratory characteristics of HSP patients with and without MEFV mutations.