Serum Lipoprotein-Associated Phospholipase A(2) and C-Reactive Protein Levels in Association With Periodontal Disease and Hyperlipidemia


FENTOĞLU Ö., Koroglu B. K. , Kara Y., Dogan B., Yilmaz G., Sutcu R., ...More

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, vol.82, no.3, pp.350-359, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 82 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1902/jop.2010.100417
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.350-359
  • Keywords: C-reactive protein, gingivitis, hyperlipidemia, lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2, periodontitis, CORONARY-HEART-DISEASE, ACTIVATING-FACTOR ACETYLHYDROLASE, ACUTE MYOCARDIAL-INFARCTION, CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE, ORAL-HEALTH, TOOTH LOSS, ATHEROSCLEROSIS, RISK, HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA, EXPRESSION
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: The aim of this study is to evaluate the levels of serum lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A(2) (Lp-PLA(2)) and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) in association with periodontal disease and hyperlipidemia.