Smoking pattern among the workers engaged in textile industries of desert districts of Rajasthan.

@article{Singh2004SmokingPA,
  title={Smoking pattern among the workers engaged in textile industries of desert districts of Rajasthan.},
  author={Madhu B. Singh and J. S. S. Lakshminarayana and Ranjana Fotedar},
  journal={Indian journal of medical sciences},
  year={2004},
  volume={58 11},
  pages={486-8}
}
Sir, The occurrence of antiphospholipid syndrome in childhood onset SLE has been repor ted var iably.1,2 We compared retrospectively, the occurrence of antiphospholipid syndrome in both childhood and adult onset SLE seen in our unit over one year period. Of the 76 patients, 18 (24%) were of childhood onset variety. This is comparable to that available in literature.3 Antiphospholipid syndrome was present in 55.5% of childhood onset and 13.7% of adult onset SLE patients (P=0.025).