The relationship among androgens, insulin resistance and ghrelin polymorphisms in post-adolescent male patients with severe acne vulgaris


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PEKTAŞ S. D. , ÇINAR N., DUMAN D., Kara A., Batu J., KARAKAŞ ÇELİK S., ...More

POSTEPY DERMATOLOGII I ALERGOLOGII, vol.37, no.5, pp.800-809, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5114/ada.2020.100492
  • Journal Name: POSTEPY DERMATOLOGII I ALERGOLOGII
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Page Numbers: pp.800-809
  • Keywords: acne vulgaris, insulin resistance, ghrelin, ghrelin polymorphisms, post-adolescent, GROWTH-FACTOR-I, LOW PLASMA GHRELIN, METABOLIC SYNDROME, HIDRADENITIS SUPPURATIVA, LEU72MET POLYMORPHISM, GENE POLYMORPHISMS, SERUM-LEVELS, ASSOCIATION, HORMONE, RISK

Abstract

Introduction: Ghrelin has anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory activities. Data about the role of ghrelin and ghrelin polymorphisms in the development of acne vulgaris in post-adolescent male patients are limited.