CHEST, vol.125, no.6, pp.2156-2159, 2004 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
lung, tuberculosis, vascular endothelial growth factor, LUNG-CANCER, EXPRESSION, ANGIOGENESIS
Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated:
Background: Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a mediator with potent angiogenic, mitogenic, and vascular permeability-enhancing activities that are specific for endothelial cells. Intense angiogenesis has been found in active pulmonary tuberculosis lesions.