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ALLMedicine™ Antinuclear Antibody Center

Research & Reviews  403 results

Clonally expanded PD-1hi CXCR5- CD4+ peripheral T helper cells promote differentiation ...
Arthritis & Rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.); Fischer J, Dirks J et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2021 - Antinuclear antibody (ANA) positive Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) is characterized by synovial B cell hyperactivity, but the precise role of CD4+ T cells in promoting local B cell activation is unknown. The objective of this study is to unra...

Serological abnormalities that predict progression to systemic autoimmune rheumatic dis...
Rheumatology (Oxford, England); Muñoz-Grajales C, Prokopec SD et. al.

Jun 28th, 2021 - We investigated the auto-antibody (auto-Ab) profiles in anti-nuclear antibody-positive (ANA+) individuals lacking Systemic Autoimmune Rheumatic Disease (SARD) and early SARD patients, to determine the key differences between these groups and ident...

Sjögren's syndrome with nervous system injury combined with pulmonary and osseous crypt...
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Xu L, Song X et. al.

Jun 26th, 2021 - Sjögren's syndrome is a common autoimmune disease that can involve the nervous system, but rarely both the central and peripheral. Long-term use of high-dose corticosteroids and immunosuppressants are the main risk factors for Cryptococcus infecti...

Comparison of antinuclear antibody profiles obtained using line immunoassay and fluores...
The Journal of International Medical Research; Jang J, Kim S et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2021 - LIA-ANA-Profile-17S is a multiplex line immunoassay that simultaneously detects 17 antinuclear antibodies (ANAs) against extractable nuclear antigens (ENAs). We evaluated the utility of LIA-ANA-Profile-17S as a supplement to ANA indirect immunoflu...

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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Rheumatologists and the Requesting of Antinuclear Antibodies (ANA) Tests in Patients With Rheumatologic Complaints

Apr 6th, 2015 - The aim of this study is to assess the effect of a simple intervention (a combination of education and feedback) on Antinuclear Antibody (ANA) testing. This aim was chosen because of the known overuse of many laboratory tests, of which ANA testing...

Study of Systemic Amyloidosis Presentation and Prognosis

Jun 24th, 2005 - PROTOCOL OUTLINE: Patients receive a comprehensive evaluation with an emphasis on identifying prognostic and diagnostic factors. Assessments include gastrointestinal, renal, hematologic, dermatologic, cardiac, and serologic studies. Immunologic st...

The Correlation Between AQP-4 Ab and the Visual Function of Patients With Demyelinating ON at Onset

Patients were sub-divided into an AQP4 seropositive group and an AQP4 seronegative group, according to the results of the AQP4-Ab test. All patients with complete medical histories underwent routine neurological examinations, brain MRIs, and ophth...

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News  68 results

The Use of Autoantibody Testing in a Postpartum Patient at Risk for Malignancy-Associated Dermatomyositis

May 4th, 2021 - This article originally appeared on the Hospital for Special Surgery website. Case Report In May 2019, a 32-year-old woman developed a rash on her face, chest, and knuckles, initially thought to be contact dermatitis. She saw a second dermatologis...

Sjögren Syndrome-associated Interstitial Lung Disease Treated With Immunosuppression

Mar 30th, 2021 - This article originally appeared on Hospital for Special Surgery's website. Case Report A 39-year-old woman with former tobacco use (4.5 pack-years) presented with rapidly progressive interstitial lung disease (ILD). Two years prior, the patient d...

JIA Arthritis and Uveitis Flares 'Often Run Parallel'

Oct 29th, 2020 - Children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis–associated uveitis (JIA-U) are significantly more likely to experience a flare in their eye disease if their arthritis is also worsening, a team of U.S.-based researchers has found. In a longitudinal coh...

Telangiectasias with tight skin
MDedge Family Medicine;

Oct 17th, 2019 - The FP suspected that the patient had CREST (calcinosis, Raynaud’s phenomenon, esophageal dysmotility, sclerodactyly, telangiectasias) syndrome also known as limited cutaneous systemic sclerosis (LcSSc). He examined her arms and found that she had.

Myopathy for the general internist: Statins and much more

Oct 1st, 2019 - CASE 5: FEVER, UNDIAGNOSED LUNG DISEASE, NO MYOSITIS In January 2001, a 39-year-old woman was admitted to the hospital after 5 weeks of fever (temperatures 103°–104°F) and myalgias. An extensive workup was negative except for low-titer antinuclear.

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Patient Education  4 results see all →