- Increased frequency of restless legs syndrome in atopic dermatitisD Cicek
Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University Elazig, Turkey
Clin Exp Dermatol 37:469-76. 2012..Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is characterized by an unpleasant sensation in the legs, which is difficult to describe, but produces an urge to move the legs frequently...
- Does hepcidin play a role in the pathogenesis of aphthae in Behçet's disease and recurrent aphthous stomatitis?D Cicek
Department of Dermatology, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 28:1500-6. 2014..Aphthae constitute one of the major signs in Behçet's disease (BD) and recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS). No scientific study has yet explored the relationship of hepcidins, which have antimicrobial effects, with RAS and BD...
- Does autonomic dysfunction play a role in atopic dermatitis?D Cicek
Firat University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Elazig, Turkey
Br J Dermatol 159:834-8. 2008..However, there are findings indicating that the autonomic nervous system, and the sympathetic nervous system in particular, is affected negatively in AD, and thus, autonomic dysfunction can be an important factor leading to skin dryness...