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The Position Of The Polycystic Kidney Disease 1 (Pkd1) Gene Mutation Correlates With The Severity Of Renal Disease
(Amer Soc Nephrology, 2002)
The severity of renal cystic disease in the major form of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (PKD1) is highly variable. Clinical data was analyzed from 324 mutation-characterized PKD1 patients (80 families) to ...
Tumour Necrosis Factor Alpha G -> A-238 And G -> A-308 Polymorphisms In Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
(Oxford Univ Press, 2002)
Objectives. To study G-->A -238 and G-->A -308 polymorphisms in the promoter region of the tumour necrosis factor (TNF) alpha gene in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). We analysed whether there were any ...
Validation Of The Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus Disease Area And Severity Index And Pskindex27 For Use In Childhood-Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Objective To determine the measurement properties of the Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus Disease Area and Severity Index (CLASI) and the paediatric adaptation of the Skindex29 (pSkindex27) when used in childhood-onset SLE ...
Vasculitis In Systemic Autoinflammatory Diseases
Autoinflammatory diseases (AID) are diseases of the innate immune system, characterized by recurrent episodes of localized or systemic inflammation. Vasculitis may accompany AID. The causes of the association of vasculitis ...
Vasculitis In Children
(Oxford Univ Press, 2015)
Primary systemic vasculitides of the young are relatively rare diseases, but are associated with significant morbidity and mortality, particularly if there is diagnostic delay. We provide an overview of paediatric vasculitides ...