Prevalence of anticardiolipin antibodies in juvenile chronic arthritis.


The prevalence of anticardiolipin antibodies was evaluated in 70 children with juvenile chronic arthritis (JCA), in 25 adult patients with rheumatoid arthritis, in 42 healthy children and in 40 adult controls. Thirty seven (53%) patients with JCA were positive for IgG or IgM anticardiolipin antibodies, or both, and 30 (43%) for IgG anticardiolipin… (More)


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@article{Caporali1991PrevalenceOA, title={Prevalence of anticardiolipin antibodies in juvenile chronic arthritis.}, author={Roberto Caporali and Alberto M. Ravelli and Fabio De Gennaro and G Neirotti and Carlomaurizio Montecucco and Ana Paula M Martini}, journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases}, year={1991}, volume={50 9}, pages={599-601} }