The thrombophilic network of autoantibodies in celiac disease

  title={The thrombophilic network of autoantibodies in celiac disease},
  author={Aaron Lerner and Nancy Agmon-Levin and Yinon Shapira and Boris Gilburd and Sandra Reuter and Idit Lavi and Yehuda Shoenfeld},
  booktitle={BMC medicine},
BACKGROUND Celiac disease is a life-long autoimmune condition, affecting genetically susceptible individuals that may present with thromboembolic phenomena. This thrombophilia represents a puzzle with multiple constituents: hyperhomocysteinemia, B12 and\or folate deficiency, methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase mutations, and protein C and S deficiency due to vitamin K deficiency. However, the well known thrombogenic factors, antiphosphatidylserine/prothrombin and antiprothrombin have never been… CONTINUE READING
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