ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME (APS)

ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME (APS) is a topic covered in the Harrison's Manual of Medicine.

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DEFINITION

Autoantibody-mediated acquired thrombophilia characterized by recurrent arterial or venous thromboses and/or pregnancy morbidity in the presence of autoantibodies against phospholipid (PL)-binding plasma proteins. Can occur alone (primary) or in association with another autoimmune disease (secondary).

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TY - ELEC T1 - ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME (APS) ID - 623395 Y1 - 2017 PB - Harrison's Manual of Medicine UR - https://harrisons.unboundmedicine.com/harrisons/view/Harrisons-Manual-of-Medicine/623395/all/ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID_SYNDROME__APS_ ER -