Cellular immunohistopathology of acute, subacute, and chronic synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis.

@article{Konttinen1985CellularIO,
  title={Cellular immunohistopathology of acute, subacute, and chronic synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis.},
  author={Yrjo T Konttinen and V. V. Bergroth and Dan C. E. Nordstr{\"o}m and K Koota and B V Skrifvars and G Hagman and Claes Friman and Mirja H{\"a}m{\"a}l{\"a}inen and P{\"a}r Sl{\"a}tis},
  journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases},
  year={1985},
  volume={44 8},
  pages={549-55}
}
Cellular inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) synovial membrane was studied in biopsy specimens taken at different stages of synovitis and disease. Patients were classified into three subgroups: acute RA, subacute RA, and chronic RA. Inflammatory cells were characterised by a histochemical esterase method and immunohistochemical peroxidase… CONTINUE READING