Serum Lp-PLA2: as a novel viewpoint in periodontal treatment of hyperlipidaemics


FENTOĞLU Ö. , KIRZIOĞLU F. Y. , Tozum Bulut M., Kurgan S., Kocak H., Sutcu R., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.45, no.3, pp.619-626, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1406-75
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.619-626

Abstract

Background/aim: To evaluate the effects of periodontal treatment on serum lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2) and C-reactive protein (CRP) levels in hyperlipidaemic patients with periodontitis.