The prevalence of Behcet's syndrome, familial Mediterranean fever, HLA-B51 and MEFV gene mutations among ethnic Armenians living in Istanbul, Turkey
CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RHEUMATOLOGY, cilt.28, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)
CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RHEUMATOLOGY
Objectives: We investigated the prevalence of Behcet's syndrome (BS) among the ethnic Armenians in Istanbul using Familial Mediterranean Fever (FMF) as a comparator disease. We also studied HLA-B51 and MEFV mutations among a group of healthy Armenians and a non-Armenian population.