Evaluation of levels of parathyroid hormone (IL-6), TNF-α in patients with rheumatoid arthritis in Samarra city

Authors

  • Hind Abdularazaq Ahmed Department of Pathological analysis, College of Applied Science, University of Samarra, Iraq
  • Mohammed AL-Sammarai College of applied Scinces
  • Zina Lafta Hassan Department of Pathological analysis, College of Applied Science, University of Samarra, Iraq

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.54153/sjpas.2024.v6i2.714

Keywords:

Parathyroid hormone, Interleukin 6, TNF-α, rheumatoid arthritis

Abstract

The study was conducted on 90 samples, 60 of which were from patients with rheumatoid arthritis (40 females and 20 males) and 30 healthy samples (15 women, 15 males) were considered as a control group. The ages of the study group ranged between (30-75) years. Each of the following was measured: Parathyroid hormone, Interleukin-6, and tumor necrosis factor-alpha using the ELISA technique for the purpose of measuring hormone levels. The results of the study showed a significant increase (P≤0.05) in the levels of both parathyroid hormone and interleukin-6.

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Published

2024-06-30

How to Cite

Abdularazaq Ahmed, H., AL-Sammarai, M., & Lafta Hassan, Z. (2024). Evaluation of levels of parathyroid hormone (IL-6), TNF-α in patients with rheumatoid arthritis in Samarra city. Samarra Journal of Pure and Applied Science, 6(2), 207–214. https://doi.org/10.54153/sjpas.2024.v6i2.714