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Genes and arthritis.

Abstract:

Familial clustering is a common feature of many different arthritic conditions which can be explained by shared genetic or environmental influences or a combination of these. The aetiology of some of these diseases (e.g. multiple epiphyseal dysplasia, Lesch-Nyan syndrome) is clearly monogenic but the majority of common rheumatic conditions, such as osteoarthritis (OA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are complex and multi-factorial with a polygenic component. In the last 10 years there has been ...

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Journal:
British medical bulletin
Volume:
51
Issue:
2
Pages:
249-266
Publication date:
1995-04-05
EISSN:
1471-8391
ISSN:
0007-1420
URN:
uuid:3e36ae33-5650-48fc-a12f-2a1d911bc2ca
Source identifiers:
108791
Local pid:
pubs:108791

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