E L Hershgold

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We identified eight patients with the lupus anticoagulant (an autoantibody acquired by some patients with systemic lupus erythematosus), by observation of an increased activated partial thromboplastin time and abnormal results on a tissue thromboplastin-inhibition test. The patients had experienced a total of 30 spontaneous abortions and fetal deaths in 31(More)
Autologous 131I-labeled fibrinogen was administered to 17 patients during 19 episodes of suspected lower extremity deep vein thrombosis in an attempt to assess its diagnostic accuracy. Serial rectilinear scanning and probe counting of the lower extremities and pelvis were performed and compared with ascending contrast venography. The sensitivities of(More)
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