Familial Mediterranean fever gene mutation frequencies in a sample Turkish population.

Soylemezoglu O., Kandur Y., Gonen S., DÜZOVA A., Ozcakar Z. B., Fidan K., ...More

Clinical and experimental rheumatology, vol.34, no.6 Suppl 102, pp.97-100, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 6 Suppl 102
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Journal Name: Clinical and experimental rheumatology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.97-100
  • Keywords: Turkish population, familial Mediterranean fever, MEFV mutational, carrier rate, JEWISH ETHNIC-GROUPS, MEFV MUTATION, CARRIER RATE, PHENOTYPE, FEATURES, TURKEY, CHILDHOOD, DIAGNOSIS, ANATOLIA, CRITERIA
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Objective. Our knowledge about the frequencies of mutations in the Turkish population is based on the studies on the affected patients and hospital based control groups. We aimed to determine the frequencies of MEFV gene mutations in a population-based field study in Turkey.