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Posted 17 January 2011 - 04:42 PM

Antibody Pattern Identifies Rheumatic Disease Patients.

Antinuclear Antibody-HEp-2 (ANA-HEp-2) pattern and titer can be used to differentiate between ANA-positive healthy individuals and patients with autoimmune rheumatic diseases (ARDs), according to results from a study published in the January issue of Arthritis & Rheumatism. (HealthDay News). DoctorsLounge. 01/11/11. (Also see: Antibodies)

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