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Review Article

Hyperhomocysteinaemia in Behçet's Disease

Table 4

Homocysteine and Behçet’s disease.

Author (year)Patients/ControlsHomocysteine concentration in BD patients ( mol/L)Homocysteine concentration in healthy ( mol/L)

Aksu et al. (2001) [13]84/3611.5 5.38.8 3.1<.01
Er et al. (2002) [15]43/2515.83 4.447.96 6.3<.001
Korkmaz et al. (2002) [16]74/3516.08 7.512.9 6.3<.03
Houman et al. (2003) [17]59/5913.3 6.810.9 2.4<.01
Ates et al. (2003) [18]45/4011.3 4.39.1 2.5<.01
Yesilova et al. (2004) [19]32/2014.86 4.2610.78 2.28<.001
Ozdemir et al. (2004) [20]31/3014.5 2.69.2 2.8<.0001
Our study (2005)54/5018.07 8.911.2 6.5<.01
Sarican et al. (2007) [21]64/2611.7 4.68.7 2.8<.01
Ozcan et al. (2007) [22]23 /2112.0 3.310.7 2<.03

Active disease.