A case of Waldenstroem's disease with a monoclonal IgM antiphospholipid antibody

@article{Landenberg2002ACO,
  title={A case of Waldenstroem's disease with a monoclonal IgM antiphospholipid antibody},
  author={Philipp von Landenberg and Juergen Schoelmerich and Reinhard Andreesen and Martin Vogelhuber and Karl J. Lackner},
  journal={Rheumatology International},
  year={2002},
  volume={22},
  pages={129-131}
}
The antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) was described in 1983 as a clinical entity characterized by venous and arterial thrombosis, thrombocytopenia, and recurrent fetal loss. The serological markers of APS are antiphospholipid antibodies (APLA) directed mainly against anionic phospholipids, usually cardiolipin but also phosphatidylserine. Some APLA exhibit… CONTINUE READING