Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide (anti-CCP) antibodies with brucellosis

Kisacik B., Dag M. S. , Pehlivan Y., Ugurlu K., Mercan O. K. , Aydinli M., ...More

RHEUMATOLOGY INTERNATIONAL, vol.34, no.6, pp.873-874, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Letter
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00296-013-2777-1
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.873-874
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide (anti-CCP) was positive in 11.5 % and rheumatoid factor was positive in 8.8 % of the patients with Brucella. After a comparative evaluation, we have found out that there was not a statistical significance concerning the anti-CCP levels between the patients with brucellosis and healthy control.