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Association of primary sclerosing cholangitis with HLA-B8.

Abstract:

The frequency of HLA antigens was studied in 25 patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis and compared with a control group of 562 kidney donors. Fourteen patients also had ulcerative colitis. A significant increase in the frequency of HLA-B8 (60%) was found in the primary sclerosing cholangitis patients compared with controls (25%) (p less than 0.001). HLA-B8 was found in eight patients with ulcerative colitis. The frequency of HLA-B12 was significantly decreased (8%) compared with contro...

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10.1136/gut.24.1.38

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Chapman, RW More by this author
Varghese, Z More by this author
Kokinon, N More by this author
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Journal:
Gut
Volume:
24
Issue:
1
Pages:
38-41
Publication date:
1983-01-05
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EISSN:
1468-3288
ISSN:
0017-5749
URN:
uuid:9f6cf19c-beb7-4f4d-8163-1db07e10fdc2
Source identifiers:
181645
Local pid:
pubs:181645

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