Connective Tissue Diseases
"Connective Tissue Diseases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A heterogeneous group of disorders, some hereditary, others acquired, characterized by abnormal structure or function of one or more of the elements of connective tissue, i.e., collagen, elastin, or the mucopolysaccharides.
|Connective Tissue Diseases
- Connective Tissue Diseases
- Connective Tissue Disease
- Disease, Connective Tissue
- Diseases, Connective Tissue
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Connective Tissue Diseases" by people in Profiles.
New-onset IgG autoantibodies in hospitalized patients with COVID-19. Nat Commun. 2021 09 14; 12(1):5417.
Biomarkers in connective tissue diseases. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Dec; 140(6):1473-1483.
Reduced penetrance in a large Caucasian pedigree with Stickler syndrome. Ophthalmic Genet. 2017 Jan-Feb; 38(1):43-50.
Preclinical systemic lupus erythematosus. Rheum Dis Clin North Am. 2014 Nov; 40(4):621-35.
Mutation in collagen II alpha 1 isoforms delineates Stickler and Wagner syndrome phenotypes. Mol Vis. 2013; 19:759-66.
Direct immunofluorescence testing in the diagnosis of immunobullous disease, collagen vascular disease, and vascular injury syndromes. Dermatol Clin. 2012 Oct; 30(4):763-98, viii.
Pruritus in connective tissue and other common systemic disease states. Cutis. 2009 Oct; 84(4):207-14.
Brief report: illness intrusiveness and adjustment among Native American and Caucasian parents of children with juvenile rheumatic diseases. J Pediatr Psychol. 2007 Nov-Dec; 32(10):1259-63.
The cutaneous manifestations of human parvovirus B19 infection. Hum Pathol. 2000 Apr; 31(4):488-97.
Pseudoporphyria associated with Relafen therapy. J Cutan Pathol. 1999 Jan; 26(1):42-7.