Evaluation of periostin level for predicting severity and chronicity of childhood atopic dermatitis.

Ozceker D., Yucel E. , Sipahi S., Dilek F., Ozkaya E., GÜLER E. M. , ...More

Postepy dermatologii i alergologii, vol.36, no.5, pp.616-619, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.5114/ada.2018.79728
  • Title of Journal : Postepy dermatologii i alergologii
  • Page Numbers: pp.616-619


Introduction: Periostin has some effects on the pathogenesis of atopic dermatitis (AD) via release of pro-inflammatory cytokines and chemokines from activated keratinocytes and it is related to chronicity of skin lesions.