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Plasma levels of malondialdehyde, a product of cyclo-oxygenase-dependent and independent lipid peroxidation in rheumatoid arthritis: a correlation with disease activity.

Authors
  • Muus, P
  • Bonta, I L
  • den Oudsten, S A
Type
Published Article
Journal
Prostaglandins and Medicine
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Jan 01, 1979
Volume
2
Issue
1
Pages
63–65
Identifiers
PMID: 121600
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Plasma levels of malondialdehyde (MDA), indicating the sum of lipid peroxidation dependent and independent of cyclo-oxygenase activity, were measured in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients. MDA levels were increased in those patients most severely diseased. Higher levels of MDA correlated with more active RA.

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