Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

Published by: Kowsar

The Prevalence of Demodex Species and Its Relationship With the Metabolic Syndrome in Women of Malatya Province, Turkey

Ozgur Enginyurt 1 , * , Ulku Karaman 2 , Feray Cetin 3 and Ali Ozer 4
Authors Information
1 Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ordu University, Ordu, Turkey
2 Department of Medical Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Ordu University, Ordu, Turkey
3 Kardesler Family Health Center, Ankara, Turkey
4 Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Inonu University, Malatya, Turkey
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: October 01, 2015, 8 (10); e24322
  • Published Online: October 28, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 3, 2014
  • Revised: January 22, 2015
  • Accepted: February 5, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.24322

To Cite: Enginyurt O, Karaman U, Cetin F, Ozer A. The Prevalence of Demodex Species and Its Relationship With the Metabolic Syndrome in Women of Malatya Province, Turkey, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2015 ; 8(10):e24322. doi: 10.5812/jjm.24322.

Abstract
Copyright © 2015, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Footnote
References
  • 1. Bonnar E, Eustace P, Powell FC. The Demodex mite population in rosacea. J Am Acad Dermatol. 1993; 28(3): 443-8[PubMed]
  • 2. Ozcel MA, Ozbel Y, Ak M. Medical Parasitic Diseases Publications of Turkey Parasitology Association. 2007;
  • 3. Norn MS. Demodex folliculorum. Incidence, regional distribution, pathogenicity. Dan Med Bull. 1971; 18(1): 14-7[PubMed]
  • 4. Rufli T, Mumcuoglu Y. The hair follicle mites Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis: biology and medical importance. A review. Dermatologica. 1981; 162(1): 1-11[PubMed]
  • 5. Rusiecka-Ziolkowska J, Nokiel M, Fleischer M. Demodex - an old pathogen or a new one? Adv Clin Exp Med. 2014; 23(2): 295-8[PubMed]
  • 6. Universal definition of metabolic syndrome by the IDF in the opinion.
  • 7. Ozbakkaloglu M, Demirci C. The outbreak of the century: the Metabolic Syndrome. The j tepecik teach hos. 2003; 13(3): 121-7
  • 8. Grundy SM, Cleeman JI, Daniels SR, Donato KA, Eckel RH, Franklin BA, et al. Diagnosis and management of the metabolic syndrome: an American Heart Association/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Scientific Statement. Circulation. 2005; 112(17): 2735-52[DOI][PubMed]
  • 9. Raikkonen K, Matthews KA, Kuller LH. The relationship between psychological risk attributes and the metabolic syndrome in healthy women: antecedent or consequence? Metabolism. 2002; 51(12): 1573-7[DOI][PubMed]
  • 10. Unver S, Yildirim M, Sahin O, Altinay M. Metabolic Syndrome Frequency and Risk Levels in Hemodialysis Patients. FSHD. 2012; 7: 61-76
  • 11. Roihu T, Kariniemi AL. Demodex mites in acne rosacea. J Cutan Pathol. 1998; 25(10): 550-2[PubMed]
  • 12. Baysal V, Aydemir M, Yorgancigil B, Yildirim M. The incidence of Demodex spp. in a variety of patients and age group. Turkish j parasito. 1997; 21(265-8)
  • 13. Aycan OM, Otlu GH, Karaman U, Daldal N, Atambay M. Demodex spp patients in various age groups. Incidence [in Turkish]. Turkish j parasito. 2007; 31: 115-8
  • 14. Nutting WB, Green AC. Pathogenesis associated with hair follicle mites (Demodex spp.) in Australian Aborigines. Br J Dermatol. 1976; 94(3): 307-12[PubMed]
  • 15. Yagdiran Duzgun O, Aytekin S. Comparison of Demodex folliculorum density in haemodialysis patients with a control group. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2007; 21(4): 480-3[DOI][PubMed]
  • 16. Kemal M, Sumer Z, Toker MI, Erdogan H, Topalkara A, Akbulut M. The Prevalence of Demodex folliculorum in blepharitis patients and the normal population. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2005; 12(4): 287-90[DOI][PubMed]
  • 17. Moravvej H, Dehghan-Mangabadi M, Abbasian MR, Meshkat-Razavi G. Association of rosacea with demodicosis. Arch Iran Med. 2007; 10(2): 199-203[PubMed]
  • 18. Georgala S, Katoulis AC, Kylafis GD, Koumantaki-Mathioudaki E, Georgala C, Aroni K. Increased density of Demodex folliculorum and evidence of delayed hypersensitivity reaction in subjects with papulopustular rosacea. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2001; 15(5): 441-4[PubMed]
  • 19. Hu Q, Wang Y. [Investigation on the prevalence of human Demodex among 2,248 medical students in inner Mongolia]. Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi. 2001; 19(4): 239-40[PubMed]
  • 20. Yazar S, Ozcan H, Cetinkaya U. [Investigation of Demodex sp. using cellophane tape method among university students]. Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2008; 32(3): 238-40[PubMed]
  • 21. Zhao YE, Guo N, Xun M, Xu JR, Wang M, Wang DL. Sociodemographic characteristics and risk factor analysis of Demodex infestation (Acari: Demodicidae). J Zhejiang Univ Sci B. 2011; 12(12): 998-1007[DOI][PubMed]
  • 22. Ding Y, Huang X. [Investigation of external auditory meatus secretion demodex folliculorum and demodex breuis infection in college students]. Lin Chuang Er Bi Yan Hou Ke Za Zhi. 2005; 19(4): 176-7[PubMed]
  • 23. Zhao YE, Peng Y, Wang XL, Wu LP, Wang M, Yan HL, et al. Facial dermatosis associated with Demodex: a case-control study. J Zhejiang Univ Sci B. 2011; 12(12): 1008-15[DOI][PubMed]
  • 24. Yucel A, Yilmaz M. [Investigation of the prevalance of Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis in rosacea patients]. Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2013; 37(3): 195-8[DOI][PubMed]
  • 25. Ozcelik S, Sumer Z, Degerli S, Ozyazici G, Hayta SB, Akyol M, et al. [The incidence of Demodex folliculorum in patients with chronic kidney deficiency]. Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2007; 31(1): 66-8[PubMed]
  • 26. Karaman U, Celik T, Calik S, Sener S, Aydin NE, Daldal UN. [Demodex spp. in hairy skin biopsy specimens]. Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2008; 32(4): 343-5[PubMed]
  • 27. Firat PY, Gecit I, Depecik F, Karadan M, Karci E, Karaman U, et al. [Demodex spp. positivity among laboratory staff, kitchen staff, cleaning workers and nurses working in a state hospital]. Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2010; 34(4): 164-7[DOI][PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments