Production of prostacyclin and thromboxane in lupus pregnancies: effect of small dose of aspirin.

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OBJECTIVES To find out whether the tendency toward poor outcome in lupus pregnancies could be explained by changes in prostacyclin/thromboxane production, to relate these changes to the presence of antiphospholipid antibodies, and to study the potential benefits of low-dose aspirin. METHODS We followed the urinary output of prostacyclin metabolites (6… (More)

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@article{Kaaja1993ProductionOP, title={Production of prostacyclin and thromboxane in lupus pregnancies: effect of small dose of aspirin.}, author={Risto J. Kaaja and Heikki Julkunen and Lasse U. Viinikka and Olavi R. Ylikorkala}, journal={Obstetrics and gynecology}, year={1993}, volume={81 3}, pages={327-31} }