By Yehuda Shoenfeld, Pier Luigi Meroni, M. Eric Gershwin MD
Autoimmune ailments are characterised via the prevalence of antibodies reacting with self-constituents of the physique. The totally up to date 3rd version of Autoantibodies is an in-depth evaluation of the most autoantibodies pointed out in the past, with specific emphasis on those who show a diagnostic or prognostic scientific worth.
The re-creation covers fresh medical advances, diagnostic thoughts, and healing applied sciences. each one bankruptcy is targeted on a unmarried family members of autoantibodies. this crucial reference includes old notes, definitions, origins and assets of antigens famous genetic institutions, mediated pathogenic mechanisms, equipment of detection, in addition to scientific software (disease incidence and organization, diagnostic worth, sensitivity and specificity, prognostic value). this can be a terrific reference for a person excited about the sector of autoimmune ailments.
- Presents all identified, vital autoantibodies in one resource, targeting the antibodies wanted for autoimmune disease diagnosis
- Includes scientific purposes for every autoantibody besides basic information
- Organized through sickness and ailment kind, through autoantibody kinfolk, and fully cross-referenced
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Autoantibodies by Yehuda Shoenfeld, Pier Luigi Meroni, M. Eric Gershwin MD