Interleukin-1β gene polymorphism in women with vulvar vestibulitis syndrome Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • DNA
  • Genome-Wide Association Study
  • Nucleic Acid Amplification Techniques
  • Premature Birth
  • Specimen Handling

abstract

  • Allele 2 in the interleukin-1beta gene is more common in women with vulvar vestibulitis syndrome than in other women. Susceptibility to vulvar vestibulitis syndrome might be influenced by carriage of this polymorphism.

publication date

  • March 26, 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0301-2115(02)00276-2

PubMed ID

  • 12593899

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 74

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 107

number

  • 1