Serum vitamin D levels decrease in children with acute urticaria


Ozdemir B., Koksal B. T. , Karakas N. M. , Ozbek O. Y.

ALLERGOLOGIA ET IMMUNOPATHOLOGIA, vol.44, no.6, pp.512-516, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.aller.2016.04.007
  • Title of Journal : ALLERGOLOGIA ET IMMUNOPATHOLOGIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.512-516

Abstract

Background: Acute urticaria is an immune-inflammatory disease, characterised by acute immune activation. There has been increasing evidence showing that vitamin D deficiency is associated with increased incidence and severity of immune-inflammatory disorders. Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate serum vitamin D levels in acute urticaria.