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Connective Tissue Diseases

Known as: Connective Tissue Diseases [Disease/Finding], Tissue Disease, Connective, Disease, Connective Tissue 
A heterogeneous group of disorders, some hereditary, others acquired, characterized by abnormal structure or function of one or more of the elements… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
RATIONALE Pulmonary arterial hypertension in association with connective tissue disease (CTD-PAH) has historically had a poor… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
  • M. Tisdale
  • Physiological reviews
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 13719538
Up to 50% of cancer patients suffer from a progressive atrophy of adipose tissue and skeletal muscle, called cachexia, resulting… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Pulmonary arterial hypertension is a severe complication of connective tissue diseases. It is currently well established that… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To compare the accuracy of existing classification criteria for the diagnosis of psoriatic arthritis (PsA) and to… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
STUDY OBJECTIVE Immune and inflammatory mechanisms could play a significant role in pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) genesis… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Age-related loss of brain tissue has been inferred from cross-sectional neuroimaging studies, but direct measurements of gray and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The human brain gradually loses tissue from the third decade of life onward, with concomitant declines in cognitive… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
BACKGROUND Silicone breast implants have been linked to a variety of illnesses, the most controversial of which are connective… Expand
Review
1973
Review
1973
The connective tissue disorders are a group of systemic rheumatic diseases characterized by a propensity for multisystem… Expand
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Abstract We describe the clinical and serologic findings in twenty-five patients with an apparently distinct rheumatic disease… Expand