Serum Levels of VEGF and NO in Patients with Diabetic Retinopathy


Inan U. U. , Serteser M., Ermis S. S. , Demir S., Koken T., Ozturk F.

TURK OFTALMOLOJI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.35, no.6, pp.496-503, 2005 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Journal Name: TURK OFTALMOLOJI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
  • Page Numbers: pp.496-503
  • Keywords: VEGF, NO, Diabetic Retinopathy, ENDOTHELIAL GROWTH-FACTOR, NITRIC-OXIDE, RETINA, FLUID
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Purpose: To investigate the relationship of serum levels of nitric oxide (NO) and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) with diabetic retinopathy (DRP) grade and treatment modality in patients with diabetes mellitus.