Thyroid autoimmunity associated with recurrent aphthous stomatitis


Ozdemir I. Y. , Calka O., Karadag A. S. , Akdeniz N., Ozturk M.

JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY AND VENEREOLOGY, cilt.26, ss.226-230, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 26 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1468-3083.2011.04040.x
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY AND VENEREOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.226-230

Özet

Background Recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS) is an autoimmune disorder characterized by the periodic appearance of aphthous lesions on the oral mucosa. TH1 cytokines plays a key role in the aetiopathogenesis. Autoimmune thyroid disease (ATD) is the most common autoimmune disease and is frequently accompanied by various other autoimmune diseases.