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autoantibodies

autoantibodies and the associated conditions
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antimitochondrial antibody (+antinuclear factor, and raised IgM)
Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
anti-smooth muscle antibody (+ raised IgG)
chronic active hepatitis
raised IgA
alcoholic liver disease
anti-dsDNA
SLE
anti-Sm, anti-Ro, anti-La
SLE
anti-Scl 70 anti-centromere
CREST variation of systemic sclerosis
anti-Ro
assoc with heart block in neonates whos mums have it
anti-Jo
polymyositis
Rf, anti-Ro, anti-La
Sjorens
RF definition
IgM antibody for the Fc portion of IgG
RF
not specific for RA, 30% SLE, 90% Sjorens
RF also occurs in
Sarcoid and any other condition that stimulates IgG production