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AKDOĞAN, Ali; ERDEN, Abdulsamet; FIRAT ŞENTÜRK, Esra; KILIÇ, Levent; SARI, Alper; ARMAĞAN, Berkan; KARADAĞ, Ömer; KİRAZ, Sedat
Background/aim Abnormal capillaroscopic findings have been reported in vasculitic syndromes such as Behçet’s disease, Henoch–Schönlein purpura, and Wegener’s granulomatosis. This study was conducted to define the capillaroscopic ...
QuantiFERON®-TB Gold In-Tube test can be used for screening latent tuberculosis before biological treatment in a Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG)-vaccinated country: the HUR-BIO single-center real-life results
(Clinical Rheumatology, 2020-10-15)
Objectives The Turkish population is vaccinated with Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG), and the BCG vaccination decreases the specificity of the tuberculin skin test (TST). The purpose of this study was to investigate the ...
Anti-interleukin-6 (tocilizumab) therapy in Takayasu’s arteritis: a real life experience
Background/aim: Tumour necrosis factor inhibitors and anti-interleukin-6 (anti-IL-6) therapies are increasingly being used in Takayasu’s arteritis (TA) patients who are unresponsive to corticosteroids ± conventional ...
Predictors of drug retention and treatment response in axial spondyloarthritis patients treated with certolizumab: real-life results from the HURBIO registry
(Clinical And Experimental Rheumatology S.A.S, 2019-08-14)
Objectives: To assess the real-life retention rate of certolizumab and factors related to retention of certolizumab. Methods: We analysed all patients who received at least 1 dose of certolizumab and were registered in ...
A Monogenic Disease with a Variety of Phenotypes: Deficiency of Adenosine Deaminase 2
(J Rheumatol, 2019-05-01)
Objective: Deficiency of adenosine deaminase 2 (DADA2) is an autosomal recessive autoinflammatory disorder associated with ADA2 mutations. We aimed to investigate the characteristics and ADA2 enzyme activities of patients ...
Moderation Analysis Exploring Associations Between Age And Mucocutaneous Activity in Behçet's Syndrome: A Multicenter Study From Turkey
The aim of the present study was to examine the effects of age on mucocutaneous activity by using moderation analysis in Behçet’s syndrome (BS). In this cross‐sectional study, 887 BS patients (female : male, 481:406; mean ...
Interferon alpha might be an alternative therapeutic choice for refractory Neuro-Behçet's disease
Comments on Neuro-Behcet's Disease
How did the updated hemodynamic definitions affect the frequency of pulmonary hypertension in patients with systemic sclerosis?
(Turkish Society of Cardiology, 2021-01-25)
Objective: Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is a one of the major causes of death in patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc). In this study, we in- vestigated the impact of updated hemodynamic definition proposed by the 6th PH ...
Management of Behcet's syndrome
Abstract Behcet's syndrome (BS) is a variable vessel vasculitis with heterogeneous clinical features. Skin, mucosa and joint involvement can cause impairment of quality of life but do not cause permanent damage whereas ...
Comment on: Microscopic Polyangiitis: Clinical Characteristics and Long-Term Outcomes of 378 Patients From The French Vasculitis Study Group Registry By Nguyen Et Al
Comments on Microscopic polyangiitis: clinical characteristics and long-term outcomes of 378 patients from the French Vasculitis Study Group Registry by Nguyen et al