Published in Women's Health Weekly, July 13th, 2006
According to scientists at Medical University Vienna, "The presence of lupus anticoagulant (LA) predisposes to fetal loss and to venous and arterial thrombosis; however, a subgroup of women is unaffected by pregnancy loss. Currently, no predictive markers are available for the identification of women positive for LA at increased risk for pregnancy loss."
"It was the aim of our study to investigate whether increased anti-beta2-GPI-antibodies predict pregnancy loss in women positive for LA," explained T. Sailer and colleagues. "We performed...
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