ARACHIDONIC-ACID METABOLITES AND COLCHICINE IN BEHCETS-DISEASE (BD)


GURER M., KESKIN N., GULEKON A., KAREL L., AKSAKAL B., BAYSAL V.

PROSTAGLANDINS LEUKOTRIENES AND ESSENTIAL FATTY ACIDS, vol.43, no.4, pp.257-259, 1991 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 1991
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/0952-3278(91)90039-8
  • Title of Journal : PROSTAGLANDINS LEUKOTRIENES AND ESSENTIAL FATTY ACIDS
  • Page Numbers: pp.257-259

Abstract

Vasculitis is accepted to be the basis of Behcet's disease (BD) which is a multisystem disease, and the arachidonic acid (AA) metabolites acting as balancing mediators in the organism are accepted to be responsible for the vasculitis.