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Expression of a pemphigoid gestationis-related antigen by human placenta.

Abstract:

We studied the antigen binding of sera from 25 patients with pemphigoid gestationis (PG) using skin and amnion as substrates in an indirect immunofluorescence technique. In addition, skin was studied after prior incubation with I M NaCl which allows BMZ cleavage through the lamina lucida. Linear BMZ staining was obtained with sera from patients with PG using human amnion as substrate. This was seen with both full-term and second trimester placentae, but not with first trimester placentae. In ...

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Bhogal, BS More by this author
Wojnarowska, F More by this author
Journal:
The British journal of dermatology
Volume:
118
Issue:
5
Pages:
605-611
Publication date:
1988-05-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1365-2133
ISSN:
0007-0963
URN:
uuid:7d3ffbae-377d-441b-a048-5a31d10d6319
Source identifiers:
12502
Local pid:
pubs:12502

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