Jump to content

Welcome to Sclero Forums!! How may we help you?


Antibody Pattern Identifies Rheumatic Disease Patients

  • Please log in to reply
No replies to this topic

#1 janey


    Platinum Member

  • ISN Support Specialists
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,113 posts
  • Location:New Mexico

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)

This item was posted in the ISN Newsroom. Please check the newsroom daily for updates on scleroderma and other related articles.
Janey Willis
ISN Support Specialist
(Retired) ISN Assistant Webmaster
(Retired) ISN News Director
(Retired) ISN Technical Writer for Training Manuals
International Scleroderma Network (ISN)