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Autoimmune diseases and autoantibodies in the first degree relatives of patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc)


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#1 Jeannie McClelland

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Posted 22 April 2010 - 01:55 PM

Autoimmune diseases and autoantibodies in the first degree relatives of patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc). Our study implies varying degrees of risk for familial autoimmunity among subtypes of SSc and provides further support for common genetic and potentially environmental factors leading to SSc. Arora-Singh RK. (PubMed) J Autoimmun. 2010 Mar 9. (Also see: Shared Autoimmunity)


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