The antiphospholipid syndrome.

Jacob H. Rand

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Abstract

The antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is an autoimmune thrombophilic condition that is marked by the presence of antibodies that recognize phospholipid-binding proteins. The clinical manifestations of APS include vascular thrombosis and pregnancy complications, especially recurrent spontaneous miscarriages. This article provides an update on diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to this disorder.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)136-142
Number of pages7
JournalHematology / the Education Program of the American Society of Hematology. American Society of Hematology. Education Program
DOIs
StatePublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes

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