[When to start the long-term anticoagulation if antiphospholipid antibodies are present in high concentration--case report of the twin brothers].
- Published Article
Polskie Archiwum Medycyny Wewnętrznej
- Publication Date
May 01, 2006
The authors describe the observation of twin brothers with high concentrations of antiphospholipid anibodies in both of them, and the clinical manifestation of antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) and later systemic lupus erythematosus in first, without any clinical signs and symptoms in the other. The literature reports of twins with APS were analyzed and the discussion about long-term anticoagulation beginning proposed.
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