Auto-antibodies

Auto-antibodies

An antibody that is produced in, and reacts with, an antigen in the same person or animal.
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gallinarum initiated the production of auto-antibodies and inflammation -- hallmarks of the autoimmune response.
Extrahepatic manifestations and auto-antibodies in patients with hepatitis C virus infection.
The panel also included testing for complements, auto-antibodies including anti-double-stranded DNA, single-stranded A and B, ribonucleoprotein, anti-Smith, and anti-phospholipid antibodies.
People who have type 1 diabetes auto-antibodies should get screened for celiac auto-antibodies," Hagopian said.
Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) is a rare neuromuscular junction disorder resulting from the development of auto-antibodies against voltage-gated calcium channels (VGCCs) in pre-synaptic terminals (1).
It contains an abundant amount of auto-antibodies in the blood.
Positive thyroid auto-antibodies, both antimicrosomal and antithyroglobulin were found to be associated with SLE.
In remaining 16 patients, all auto-antibodies were negative.
At the first and sixth month follow-up visits, the auto-antibodies of the patient and the mother were checked for late seroconversion and were found to be negative.
Absence of auto-antibodies against cardiactroponin I predicts improvement of left ventricular function after acute myocardial infarction.
The correlations between anti-SmD1[sub]83-119and other auto-antibodies were analyzed using the Spearman's correlation analysis.
It is more common in women than men and is linked to the thyroid gland and the overproduction of the thyroid hormones thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3) caused by auto-antibodies.