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    • Association between demyelinating disease and autoimmune rheumatic disease in a pediatric population 

      Amorim, Ana Luiza M. [UNIFESP]; Cabral, Nadia C. [UNIFESP]; Osaku, Fabiane M. [UNIFESP]; Len, Claudio A. [UNIFESP]; Oliveira, Enedina M. L. [UNIFESP]; Terreri, Maria Teresa [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Science Inc, 2017)
      Introduction: Multiple sclerosis (MS) and neuromyelitis optica (NMO) are demyelinating diseases of the central nervous system. Autoimmunity in patients with demyelinating disease and in their families has been broadly ...

    • Auto-estima na forma inativa da oftalmopatia de Graves 

      Magalhães, Carlos Henrique de Toledo [UNIFESP]; Pereira, Max Domingues [UNIFESP]; Manso, Paulo Góis [UNIFESP]; Veiga, Daniela Francescato [UNIFESP]; Novo, Neil Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Lydia Masako [UNIFESP] (Conselho Brasileiro de Oftalmologia, 2008-04-01)
      PURPOSE: To assess the self-esteem of Graves' ophthalmopathy patients in the inactive phase. METHODS: Thirty euthyroid patients were evaluated in the inactive phase of disease with age ranging from 26 to 65 years, average ...

    • Autoimmune diseases in the TH17 era 

      Mesquita Júnior, Danilo [UNIFESP]; Cruvinel, Wilson de Melo [UNIFESP]; Câmara, Niels Olsen Saraiva [UNIFESP]; Kállas, E.g.; Andrade, Luiz Eduardo Coelho [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2009-06-01)
      A new subtype of CD4+ T lymphocytes characterized by the production of interleukin 17, i.e., TH17 cells, has been recently described. This novel T cell subset is distinct from type 1 and type 2 T helper cells. The major ...

    • Como interpretar e valorizar adequadamente o teste de anticorpos antinúcleo 

      Dellavance, Alessandra [UNIFESP]; Andrade, Luiz Eduardo Coelho [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Patologia ClínicaSociedade Brasileira de PatologiaSociedade Brasileira de Citopatologia, 2007-06-01)
      The tradicional fluorescent antinuclear antibody test (ANA) has required constant update efforts from personel involved in performing and interpreting its results. The methodological advances have brought up a considerable ...

    • I Consenso Nacional para Padronização dos Laudos de FAN HEp-2 

      Dellavance, Alessandra [UNIFESP]; Gabriel Júnior, Alexandre [UNIFESP]; Cintra, Alice Friedenberg de Ulhôa; Ximenes, Antônio Carlos; Nuccitelli, Barbara; Mühlen, Carlos Alberto Von; Bichara, Carlos David Araújo; Yano, Cristiane; Carvalho, Darlene Gonçalves; Bonfá, Eloisa Silva Dutra de Oliveira; Guimarães, Fabiana N.c.; Mundim, Hugo M.; Pfrimer, Irmtraut Araci Hoffmann; Rego, Jozelia; Andrade, Luiz Eduardo Coelho [UNIFESP]; Mesquita, Mauro Meira de; Santiago, Mittermayer Barreto; Silva, Nilzio Antonio; Miranda, Paulo J.; Leser, Paulo; Francescantonio, Paulo Luiz Carvalho; Jarach, Renata; Levy, Roger Abramino; Neves, Suzane Pretti Figueiredo; Cruvinel, Wilson de Melo [UNIFESP]; Santos, Wilton Silva dos [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Patologia ClínicaSociedade Brasileira de PatologiaSociedade Brasileira de Citopatologia, 2002-07-01)
      The technique of immunofluorescence using HEp-2 cells as substrate is the screening method of choice for the presence of autoantibodies in many clinical laboratories. The lack of a specific terminology for reporting results ...

    • Pioderma gangrenoso bolhoso e síndrome mielodisplásica 

      Batista, Mariana Dias [UNIFESP]; Fernandes, Ricardo Limongi [UNIFESP]; Rocha, Marco Alexandre Dias Da [UNIFESP]; Ikino, Juliana Kida [UNIFESP]; Pinheiro, Ronald Feitosa [UNIFESP]; Chauffaille, Maria de Lourdes Lopes Ferrari [UNIFESP]; Michalany, Nílceo Schwery [UNIFESP]; Almeida, Fernando Augusto De [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Dermatologia, 2006-10-01)
      Pyoderma gangrenosum can present as a cutaneous manifestation of paraneoplastic syndromes. A case of bullous pyoderma gangrenosum associated with bicytopenia is described. During the complementary investigation, myelogram, ...

    • Repercussões imunológicas dos distúrbios do sono: o eixo hipotálamo-pituitária-adrenal como fator modulador 

      Palma, Beatriz Duarte [UNIFESP]; Tiba, Paula Ayako [UNIFESP]; Machado, Ricardo Borges [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Suchecki, Deborah [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2007-05-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To review the literature on the interaction between sleep and the immune system. METHOD: A search on Web of Science and Pubmed database including the keywords sleep, sleep deprivation, stress, hypothalamic-pit ...

    • Towards a better understanding of the clinical association of anti-DFS70 autoantibodies 

      Mahler, Michael; Meroni, Pier Luigi; Andrade, Luis E. [UNIFESP]; Khamashta, Munther; Bizzaro, Nicola; Casiano, Carlos A.; Fritzler, Marvin J. (Elsevier Science Bv, 2016)
      Anti-DFS70 antibodies and their clinical associations remain an immunological paradox. Unlike other antinuclear antibodies (ANA), especially when present at high titres, anti-DFS70 antibodies are not prevalent in ANA ...

    • Towards a better understanding of the clinical association of anti-DFS70 autoantibodies 

      Mahler, Michael; Meroni, Pier Luigi; Andrade, Luis E. [UNIFESP]; Khamashta, Munther; Bizzaro, Nicola; Casiano, Carlos A.; Fritzler, Marvin J. (Elsevier Science Bv, 2016)
      Anti-DFS70 antibodies and their clinical associations remain an immunological paradox. Unlike other antinuclear antibodies (ANA), especially when present at high titres, anti-DFS70 antibodies are not prevalent in ANA ...