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Cryofibrinogenaemia-a neglected disease

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Cryofibrinogen is an abnormal protein that forms precipitate only in plasma. Cryofibrinogenaemia (CF) can be detected both in healthy persons and patients with autoimmune diseases, cancer and infections. Essential CF is frequently asymptomatic, although in a proportion of patients it is associated with skin lesions and systemic manifestations and can lead to refractory skin ulcers and gangrene or thrombotic events. Identification of CF in plasma is simple, but establishing a definite diagnosi...

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10.1093/rheumatology/kew379

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0000-0002-7232-4640
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
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Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Rheumatology Journal website
Volume:
56
Issue:
9
Pages:
1445-1451
Publication date:
2016-10-26
Acceptance date:
2016-09-09
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EISSN:
1462-0332
ISSN:
1462-0324
Pmid:
27789759
Source identifiers:
656812
Language:
English
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2018-06-13

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