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LP21333-7Cardiolipin AbActive

Description

LP21333-7   Cardiolipin Ab
Anti-cardiolipin antibodies (ACA) are antibodies often directed against cardiolipin and found in several diseases including syphilis, antiphospholipid syndrome, livedoid vasculitis, vertebrobasilar insufficiency, Behçet's syndrome, idiopathic spontaneous abortion, and systemic lupus erythematosus(SLE). They are a form of anti-mitochondrial antibody. In SLE, The anti-DNA antibodies and anti-cardiolipin act independently. In rheumatoid arthritis with systemic sclerosis (scleroderma) these antibodies may tie two conditions together.
Anti-cardiolipin antibodies can be classified in two ways:
As IgM, IgG or IgA
As β2-glycoprotein dependent or independent
In autoimmune disease ACA are beta-2 glycoprotein dependent
syphilis ACA are beta-2 glycoprotein independent and can be assayed using the VDRL test Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ for details. Source: Wikipedia, Wikipedia

Basic Part Properties

Name
Cardiolipin Ab
Type
Component
Created On
2001-01-18

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zh-CNChinese (CHINA)
心磷脂抗体
Synonyms: 双磷脂酰甘油 Ab;双磷脂酰甘油抗体;心磷脂 Ab;心肌磷脂 Ab;心肌磷脂抗体;抗双磷脂酰甘油;抗心磷脂;抗心肌磷脂