"Antiphospholipid Syndrome" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The presence of antibodies directed against phospholipids (ANTIBODIES, ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID). The condition is associated with a variety of diseases, notably systemic lupus erythematosus and other connective tissue diseases, thrombopenia, and arterial or venous thromboses. In pregnancy it can cause abortion. Of the phospholipids, the cardiolipins show markedly elevated levels of anticardiolipin antibodies (ANTIBODIES, ANTICARDIOLIPIN). Present also are high levels of lupus anticoagulant (LUPUS COAGULATION INHIBITOR).
- Antiphospholipid Syndrome
- Syndrome, Antiphospholipid
- Anti-Phospholipid Antibody Syndrome
- Anti Phospholipid Antibody Syndrome
- Antibody Syndrome, Anti-Phospholipid
- Syndrome, Anti-Phospholipid Antibody
- Anti-Phospholipid Syndrome
- Anti Phospholipid Syndrome
- Syndrome, Anti-Phospholipid
- Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome
- Antibody Syndrome, Antiphospholipid
- Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndromes
- Syndrome, Antiphospholipid Antibody
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Antiphospholipid Syndrome".
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