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CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISEASE

CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISEASE is a topic covered in the Harrison's Manual of Medicine.

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DEFINITION

Heterogeneous disorders that share certain common features, including inflammation of skin, joints, and other structures rich in connective tissue; as well as altered patterns of immunoregulation, including production of autoantibodies and abnormalities of cell-mediated immunity. While distinct clinical entities can be defined, manifestations may vary considerably from one pt to the next, and overlap of clinical features between and among specific diseases can occur.

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Citation

Loscalzo, Joseph, et al., editors. "CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISEASE." Harrison's Manual of Medicine, 19th ed., McGraw Hill Inc., 2017. harrisons.unboundmedicine.com/harrisons/view/Harrisons-Manual-of-Medicine/623390/all/CONNECTIVE_TISSUE_DISEASE.
CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISEASE. In: Loscalzo J, Jameson JL, Longo DL, et al, eds. Harrison's Manual of Medicine. 19th ed. McGraw Hill Inc.; 2017. https://harrisons.unboundmedicine.com/harrisons/view/Harrisons-Manual-of-Medicine/623390/all/CONNECTIVE_TISSUE_DISEASE. Accessed April 21, 2019.
CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISEASE. (2017). In Loscalzo, J., Jameson, J. L., Longo, D. L., Hauser, S. L., Fauci, A. S., & Kasper, D. L. (Eds.), Harrison's Manual of Medicine. Available from https://harrisons.unboundmedicine.com/harrisons/view/Harrisons-Manual-of-Medicine/623390/all/CONNECTIVE_TISSUE_DISEASE
CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISEASE [Internet]. In: Loscalzo J, Jameson JL, Longo DL, Hauser SL, Fauci AS, Kasper DL, editors. Harrison's Manual of Medicine. McGraw Hill Inc.; 2017. [cited 2019 April 21]. Available from: https://harrisons.unboundmedicine.com/harrisons/view/Harrisons-Manual-of-Medicine/623390/all/CONNECTIVE_TISSUE_DISEASE.
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