Role of genetics in the Primary Biliary Cirrhosis; with the presentation of the three sisters


TEMEL T. , YILDIZ P. , ÖZAKYOL A.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GENERAL MEDICINE, cilt.13, sa.3, ss.72-73, 2016 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 13 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.29333/ejgm/1481
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GENERAL MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.72-73

Özet

Objective: There is growing evidence of genetic susceptibility and environmental factors lead to primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC). In particular, family members of an infected individual can have higher risk of developing PBC. Here we present two of three siblings who did not have any clinical symptoms.