Hughes syndrome (the antiphospholipid syndrome): 25 years old.


The antiphospholipid (Hughes) syndrome (APS) is a unique thrombotic disorder, causing both arterial and venous thrombosis, linked to the presence of antibodies directed against phospholipid-protein complexes. The first papers describing the syndrome were published in 1983 and, over the next two years, a series of publications described in detail the various… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10165-008-0042-3


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