[Arthritic pathogenicity of Mycoplasma and Mycoplasma arthritis in humans].


The review deals with Mycoplasma-induced arthritis. It provides the author's own results and the data available in the literature, which suggest that "arthritogenic" Mycoplasma make an etiological contribution to the development of human rheumatic arthritis. It also discusses some well-known and hypothetic mechanisms responsible for the pathogenesis of… (More)