TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.37, no.3, pp.135-138, 2007 (SCI-Expanded)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
psoriasis, leptin, BMI, BODY-MASS INDEX, SECRETION, INFLAMMATION, SENSITIVITY, OBESITY, DISEASE, WEIGHT, RISK
Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated:
Aim: Although there is evidence of a positive association between psoriasis and body mass index (BMI) and leptin is known to play a part in the regulation of the immune system, the relationship between psoriasis and leptin is still not well known. The aim of this study was to evaluate the possible relation between leptin and psoriasis.