Do nonobese patients with Behcet's disease have insulin resistance?


KAHRAMAN F. C. , Kayatas K., Erdogan S. S. , ONSUN N.

JOURNAL OF COSMETIC DERMATOLOGY, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/jocd.14276
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF COSMETIC DERMATOLOGY

Abstract

Background Some studies have investigated the relationship between Behcet's disease (BD) and insulin resistance; however, since they did not exclude obese patients from their sample, it remains unclear whether BD itself causes insulin resistance independently of obesity.