Ni Riordain R, McCreary C. Validity and reliability of a newly developed quality of life questionnaire for patients with chronic oral mucosal diseases. J Oral Pathol Med. 2011;40:604–9.
Natah SS, Konttinen YT, Enattah NS, Ashammakhi N, Sharkey KA, Hayrinen-Immonen R. Recurrent aphthous ulcers today: a review of the growing knowledge. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2004;33:221–34.
Zhang Jing WT, Ming Qi. Expression of transforming growth factor-β1 and interleukin-10 in patients with recurrent aphthous ulcer. J Pract Stomatol. 2014;30:82–4.
Zhang JING SJ, Gong Juan. Relationship between transforming growth factor-β1 and interleukin-10 single nucleotide polymorphism and susceptibility of recurrent aphthous ulcer. West China J Stomatol. 2016;34:27–31.
Bazrafshani MR, Hajeer AH, Ollier WE, Thornhill MH. IL-1B and IL-6 gene polymorphisms encode significant risk for the development of recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS). Genes Immun. 2002;3:302–5.
Najafi S, Yousefi H, Mohammadzadeh M, Bidoki AZ, Firouze Moqadam I, Farhadi E, et al. Association study of interleukin-1 family and interleukin-6 gene single nucleotide polymorphisms in recurrent aphthous stomatitis. Int J Immunogenet. 2015;42:428–31.
Sun M, Fu SM, Dong GY, Wu D, Wang GX, Wu Y. Inflammatory factors gene polymorphism in recurrent oral ulceration. J Oral Pathol Med. 2013;42:528–34.
Guimaraes AL, Correia-Silva Jde F, Sa AR, Victoria JM, Diniz MG, Costa Fde O, et al. Investigation of functional gene polymorphisms IL-1beta, IL-6, IL-10 and TNF-alpha in individuals with recurrent aphthous stomatitis. Arch Oral Biol. 2007;52:268–72.
DSG. Meta-analysis: unsolved issues and future development. BMJ. 1998;316:221–5.
Jing C, Zhang JQ. Association between interleukin gene polymorphisms and risk of recurrent oral ulceration. Genet Mol Res. 2015;14:6838–43.
Bazrafshani MR, Hajeer AH, Ollier WE, Thornhill MH. Polymorphisms in the IL-10 and IL-12 gene cluster and risk of developing recurrent aphthous stomatitis. Oral Dis. 2003;9:287–91.
Guimaraes AL, de Sa AR, Victoria JM, Correia-Silva JF, Pessoa PS, Diniz MG, et al. Association of interleukin-1beta polymorphism with recurrent aphthous stomatitis in Brazilian individuals. Oral Dis. 2006;12:580–3.
Najafi S, Firooze Moqadam I, Mohammadzadeh M, Bidoki AZ, Yousefi H, Farhadi E, et al. Interleukin-10 gene polymorphisms in recurrent aphthous stomatitis. Immunol Invest. 2014;43:405–9.
Akman A, Ekinci NC, Kacaroglu H, Yavuzer U, Alpsoy E, Yegin O. Relationship between periodontal findings and specific polymorphisms of interleukin-1alpha and -1beta in Turkish patients with Behcet’s disease. Arch Dermatol Res. 2008;300:19–26.
Karakus N, Yigit S, Rustemoglu A, Kalkan G, Bozkurt N. Effects of interleukin (IL)-6 gene polymorphisms on recurrent aphthous stomatitis. Arch Dermatol Res. 2014;306:173–80.
Yakar T, Serin E, Cosar AM, Arslan Tas D, Atac FB. The relationship of recurrent aphthous stomatitis and Helicobacter pylori, cytokine gene polymorphism and cobalamin. Turk J Gastroenterol. 2015;26:304–8.
Contassot E, Beer HD, French LE. Interleukin-1, inflammasomes, autoinflammation and the skin. Swiss Med Wkly. 2012;142:w13590.
Kornman KS, Crane A, Wang HY, di Giovine FS, Newman MG, Pirk FW, et al. The interleukin-1 genotype as a severity factor in adult periodontal disease. J Clin Periodontol. 1997;24:72–7.
Shirodaria S, Smith J, McKay IJ, Kennett CN, Hughes FJ. Polymorphisms in the IL-1A gene are correlated with levels of interleukin-1alpha protein in gingival crevicular fluid of teeth with severe periodontal disease. J Dent Res. 2000;79:1864–9.
Nemetz A, Nosti-Escanilla MP, Molnar T, Kope A, Kovacs A, Feher J, et al. IL1B gene polymorphisms influence the course and severity of inflammatory bowel disease. Immunogenetics. 1999;49:527–31.
Hoebe K, Janssen E, Beutler B. The interface between innate and adaptive immunity. Nat Immunol. 2004;5:971–4.
McLoughlin RM, Witowski J, Robson RL, Wilkinson TS, Hurst SM, Williams AS, et al. Interplay between IFN-gamma and IL-6 signaling governs neutrophil trafficking and apoptosis during acute inflammation. J Clin Invest. 2003;112:598–607.
Hulkkonen J, Pertovaara M, Antonen J, Pasternack A, Hurme M. Elevated interleukin-6 plasma levels are regulated by the promoter region polymorphism of the IL6 gene in primary Sjogren’s syndrome and correlate with the clinical manifestations of the disease. Rheumatology. 2001;40:656–61.
Balding J, Healy CM, Livingstone WJ, White B, Mynett-Johnson L, Cafferkey M, et al. Genomic polymorphic profiles in an Irish population with meningococcaemia: is it possible to predict severity and outcome of disease? Genes Immun. 2003;4:533–40.
Belluco C, Olivieri F, Bonafe M, Giovagnetti S, Mammano E, Scalerta R, et al. -174 G > C polymorphism of interleukin 6 gene promoter affects interleukin 6 serum level in patients with colorectal cancer. Clin Cancer Res. 2003;9:2173–6.
Song GG, Choi SJ, Ji JD, Lee YH. Association between tumor necrosis factor-alpha promoter -308 A/G, -238 A/G, interleukin-6 -174 G/C and -572 G/C polymorphisms and periodontal disease: a meta-analysis. Mol Biol Rep. 2013;40:5191–203.
Kubin M, Kamoun M, Trinchieri G. Interleukin 12 synergizes with B7/CD28 interaction in inducing efficient proliferation and cytokine production of human T cells. J Exp Med. 1994;180:211–22.
Eskdale J, Kube D, Gallagher G. A second polymorphic dinucleotide repeat in the 5’ flanking region of the human IL10 gene. Immunogenetics. 1996;45:82–3.
Eskdale J, Gallagher G. A polymorphic dinucleotide repeat in the human IL-10 promoter. Immunogenetics. 1995;42:444–5.
Turner DM, Williams DM, Sankaran D, Lazarus M, Sinnott PJ, Hutchinson IV. An investigation of polymorphism in the interleukin-10 gene promoter. Eur J Immunogenet. 1997;24:1–8.
Guo J, Jin M, Zhang M, Chen K. A genetic variant in miR-196a2 increased digestive system cancer risks: a meta-analysis of 15 case-control studies. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e30585.