Close association of HLA-B51 in persons with recurrent aphthous stomatitis.

@article{ShohatZabarski1992CloseAO,
  title={Close association of HLA-B51 in persons with recurrent aphthous stomatitis.},
  author={Ronit Shohat-Zabarski and S Kalderon and Tirza Klein and Alan M. Weinberger},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, and oral pathology},
  year={1992},
  volume={74 4},
  pages={455-8}
}
The HLA typing profile of 26 Israeli subjects with recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS) was examined and compared with that of 100 healthy control subjects. HLA-B51 was found in six subjects (23%) with RAS and in nine control subjects (9%) (p < 0.05). HLA-Cw7 was found in six subjects with RAS (23%) and in five control subjects (5%) (p < 0.01). Eleven subjects had first-degree relatives who had RAS. Because a high frequency of HLA-B51 has been found in Behcet's syndrome and aphthous stomatitis… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
12 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…