Presence of Anticardiolipin Antibodies in Patients with Dementia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

@article{Islam2017PresenceOA,
  title={Presence of Anticardiolipin Antibodies in Patients with Dementia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={Md. Asiful Islam and Fahmida Alam and Mohammad Amjad Kamal and Siew Hua Gan and Teguh Haryo Sasongko and Kah Keng Wong},
  journal={Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience},
  year={2017},
  volume={9}
}
Growing evidences are supporting towards the involvement of antiphospholipid antibodies [aPLs e.g., lupus anticoagulant (LA), anticardiolipin (aCL) and anti-β2-glycoprotein I (anti-β2-GPI) antibodies] in various neurological manifestations including migraine, epilepsy and dementia in the presence or absence of autoimmune diseases such as antiphospholipid syndrome or systemic lupus erythematosus. The aim of this systematic review and meta-analysis was to assess the presence of aPLs in dementia… Expand
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