primary antiphospholipid syndrome


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primary antiphospholipid syndrome (PAPS),

a thrombophilic state characterized by recurrent arterial and venous thrombosis, recurrent pregnancy loss, and the presence of circulating antiphospholipid antibodies (anticardiolipin and anti-β2-glycoprotein I antibodies).
Synonym(s): Hughes syndrome
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1-3) However, the prevalence of iron deficiency anemia has never been investigated as it relates to primary antiphospholipid syndrome (PAPS).
Primary antiphospholipid syndrome manifestations and treatment.
The prevalence of iron deficiency and anemia in the primary antiphospholipid syndrome patients and the controls.
Asymptomatic avascular necrosis in patients with primary antiphospholipid syndrome in the absence of corticosteroid use: a prospective study by magnetic resonance imaging.
Tincani A, Lojacono A, Taglietti M, et al Pregnancy and neonatal outcome in primary antiphospholipid syndrome.
Complications from prematurity, rather than maternal disease, accounted for the adverse outcomes of 71 neonates born to women with primary antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), said Dr.
The factor (s) causing production of the antiphospholipid antibodies in primary antiphospholipid syndrome (PAPS) remain unidentified (2).
Activated protein C resistance phenotype and genotype in patients with primary antiphospholipid syndrome.
Association of primary antiphospholipid syndrome with inherited activated protein C resistance.
Most patients have primary antiphospholipid syndrome, with anticardiolipin antibodies, lupus anticoagulant, or other antiphospholipid antibodies plus a clinical manifestation of the disorder that is related to pregnancy.