Manganese-superoxide dismutase and glutathione peroxidase 1 polymorphisms in recurrent tonsillitis and tonsillar hypertrophy.

@article{Gurbuzler2012ManganesesuperoxideDA,
  title={Manganese-superoxide dismutase and glutathione peroxidase 1 polymorphisms in recurrent tonsillitis and tonsillar hypertrophy.},
  author={Levent Gurbuzler and Erkan Sogut and Sema Koç and Ahmet Eyibilen and K{\"u}rşat Yelken and Hilmi Alper Şenkal and Ceyhun Aksakal},
  journal={International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology},
  year={2012},
  volume={76 9},
  pages={1270-3}
}
OBJECTIVES To investigate the association of manganese-superoxide dismutase and glutathione peroxidase 1 polymorphisms with susceptibility to recurrent tonsillitis and tonsillar hypertrophy. METHODS The study consisted of 103 patients with recurrent tonsillitis, 105 patients with tonsillar hypertrophy and 106 control subjects with similar age and sex… CONTINUE READING