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671 Possible Causes for Alopecia, Antiphospholipid Syndrome

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) increases the risk of nervous system involvement.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Women, on the other hand, suffered from more alopecia, photosensitivity, arthralgia and RP.[doi.org] Secondary antiphospholipid syndrome increases the frequency and severity of cardiac valvular disease in systemic lupus erythematosus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Myocardial Infarction

    BACKGROUND Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is an autoimmune disease characterized by antibodies directed against phospholipids on plasma membranes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] laboratory tests for antiphospholipid antibodies.[oadoi.org] Abstract The antiphosholipid syndrome (APS) is an autoimmune disorder, characterized by the presence of vascular thrombosis and/or pregnancy morbidity in a patient with positive[oadoi.org]

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    Irritable bowel syndrome, systemic lupus erythematosus, antiphospholipid syndrome, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, and, more closely related to PCOS, the metabolic[doi.org] Logistic regression analysis showed that there were significant associations between sexual function score and the literacy, alopecia, and infertility.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ASRM Practice Committee Report. (1999) Antiphospholipid Antibodies Do Not Affect IVF Success. AL, USA: American Society for Reproductive Medicine. 39.[doi.org]

  • Vasculitis

    syndromes The photograph below shows ischaemic fingers in vasculitis with antiphospholipid syndrome The photograph below shows an aphthous ulcer as a feature of small vessel[pmmonline.org] Stone Section 6 Mimickers of vasculitis Chapter 43 Antiphospholipid syndrome David P. D’Cruz, Munther A. Khamashta, and Graham R.V.[oxfordmedicine.com] Systemic lupus erythematosus, mixed connective tissue disease, and antiphospholipid syndrome are the common connective tissue diseases associated with pulmonary vasculitis[pulmonologyadvisor.com]

  • Stroke

    […] antibody syndrome, sickle cell disease, cerebral venous sinus thrombosis, and pregnancy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 10 643·5 to 22 842·6) 31·0 (29·7 to 32·4) * 5·1 (4·3 to 5·8) * 202·3 (136·5 to 292·9) 207·8 (140·1 to 300·1) 212·1 (143·0 to 306·4) 4·9 (4·2 to 5·6) * 2·1 (1·5 to 2·6) * Alopecia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] syndrome, a secondary autoimmune disorder[ 70 - 72 ].[dx.doi.org]

  • Coronary Atherosclerosis

    Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is an autoimmune multisystem disorder characterised by high incidence of arterial and venous thrombosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] syndrome, advanced age, immobilization, pregnancy, oral contraceptive use, obesity, diabetes, and cigarette smoking may have a higher risk of thrombosis among those with[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Khamashta, Task Force Report on the Management of Thrombosis in Antiphospholipid Syndrome, Antiphospholipid Syndrome, 10.1007/978-1-4614-3194-7_11, (167-179), (2012).[doi.org]

  • Psoriasis

    Multiple subungual splinter hemorrhages in the antiphospholipid syndrome: a report of five cases and review of the literature.[doi.org] Alopecia induced by biological therapy is a rare side effect of this type of drugs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Psoriatic lesions on the scalp typically result in alopecia, possibly due to a higher proportion of hairs in the catagen and telogen stages.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Liver Cirrhosis

    […] of the prevalence of antiphospholipid syndrome in BCS. 7 Lupus anticoagulant is the antibody associated with the highest risk of developing thrombosis.[dx.doi.org] * 1·0 ( 1·5 to 0·6) * Acne vulgaris 632 741·0 (595 241·9 to 671 248·9) 4·6 (3·5 to 5·6) * 0·8 ( 0·1 to 1·7) 6854·0 (3275·1–12 713·9) 4·6 (3·5 to 5·6) * 0·8 ( 0·1 to 1·8) Alopecia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The pathogenesis of the antiphospholipid syndrome. N Engl J Med 2013; 368 : 1033–1044. [ PubMed ] [ Google Scholar ] 36. Varga EA, Sturm AC, Misita CP, et al.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypothyroidism

    De Carolis C, Greco E, Guarino MD, Perricone C, Dal Lago A, Giacomelli R, Fontana L, Perricone R 2004 Anti-thyroid antibodies and antiphospholipid syndrome: evidence of reduced[doi.org] Bilaterally symmetric alopecia, with the exception of pinnal involvement, does not appear to develop, but focal areas of alopecia over the craniolateral carpi, caudal hocks[web.archive.org] Bilaterally symmetric alopecia, except for pinnal involvement, does not appear to develop, but focal areas of alopecia over the craniolateral carpi, caudal hocks, and dorsal[merckmanuals.com]

  • Hashimoto Thyroiditis

    There are some who believe that there is an association between Hashimoto’s and other autoimmune thyroid diseases and antiphospholipid syndrome.[clinicaladvisor.com] Alopecia areata is an autoimmune disease associated with other autoimmune diseases such as thyroid disorders, anemia, and other skin disorders.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two years later, she presented with weight loss, knee and elbow arthritis, alopecia, leukopenia, and positive ANA and dsDNA autoantibody confirming the diagnosis of JSLE.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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