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Antiphospholipid Syndrome in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases

Medical


by
Ronald Asherson (Editor), R. Cervera (Editor) and Munther A. Khamashta (Editor)

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 266 pages

File size: 1.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


Antiphospholipid syndrome is an autoimmune disease that causes abnormal blood clots. It is now recognized as a major cause of common conditions, including stroke, heart attack, miscarriage, epilepsy and memory loss and as such is gaining recognition in all branches of medicine, from obstetrics to cardiology, from psychiatry to orthopedics.

This book provides an overview of our current understanding of this major disease. It includes the latest information on the new pathogenetic mechanisms involved as well as clinical manifestations in both “the thrombotic? and “non-thrombotic? manifestations of this important disease.

* Comprehensive review of this major disease

* Includes information on treatment options available

Antiphospholipid syndrome is an autoimmune disease that causes abnormal blood clots. It is now recognized as a major cause of common conditions, including stroke, heart attack, miscarriage, epilepsy and memory loss and as such is gaining recognition in all branches of medicine, from obstetrics to cardiology, from psychiatry to orthopedics.

This book provides an overview of our current understanding of this major disease. It includes the latest information on the new… (more)

Antiphospholipid syndrome is an autoimmune disease that causes abnormal blood clots. It is now recognized as a major cause of common conditions, including stroke, heart attack, miscarriage, epilepsy and memory loss and as such is gaining recognition in all branches of medicine, from obstetrics to cardiology, from psychiatry to orthopedics.

This book provides an overview of our current understanding of this major disease. It includes the latest information on the new pathogenetic mechanisms involved as well as clinical manifestations in both “the thrombotic? and “non-thrombotic? manifestations of this important disease.

* Comprehensive review of this major disease

* Includes information on treatment options available

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