Volgograd Journal of Medical Research
Quarterly Journal of Science and Practice

UDK: 616.72-002.2:616-056.52

Clinical features of metabolic syndrome in patients with psoriatic arthritis

N. N. Panshina, L. N. Shilova

Волгоградский государственный медицинский университет, кафедра госпитальной терапии, ВПТ с курсом клинической ревматологии ФУВ


The article presents the results of a study of the metabolic syndrome and its components in patients with psoriatic arthritis .We have revealed the most frequent components of metabolic syndrome depending on clinical-anatomical variant of the PsA and the extent of its activity. We have identified the correlation of metabolic syndrome components with the index of psoriasis severity, duration of the articular syndrome, acute phase indicators.


psoriatic arthritis, clinical and anatomical variant, metabolic syndrome