Heredofamilial deficiency of monocyte esterase in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

Abstract

Deficiency of the monocyte ectoenzyme non-specific esterase is described in a heredofamilial pattern in four patients with rheumatoid arthritis. No association with HLA status or rheumatoid factor seropositivity was found.

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@article{Bell1992HeredofamilialDO, title={Heredofamilial deficiency of monocyte esterase in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.}, author={Aubrey L. Bell and Geraldine M Markey and M. D. McCaigue and Derek Middleton and Jarod A. McCormick and Anthony Gerard Wilson and T C M Curly Morris}, journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases}, year={1992}, volume={51 5}, pages={668-70} }