Increased frequency of familial Mediterranean fever in Central Anatolia, Turkey

Onen F., Sumer H. , Turkay S., Akyurek O., Tunca M., Ozdogan H.

Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, vol.22, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Title of Journal : Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology


Objective. It has been observed that familial Mediterranean fever is more prevalent among people coming from central Anatolia in Turkey. To test this observation the frequency of FMF was investigated by afield survey in Sivas, a city located in central of Turkey.