G20210A homozygosity in antiphospholipid syndrome secondary to systemic lupus erythematosus

P. Sivera, S. Bosio, M. T. Bertero, M. Demaestri, U. Mazza, C. Camaschella

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Abstract

We report the first case of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)- associated antiphospholipid syndrome in a young female homozygous for the G20210A allele in the prothrombin gene who developed an extensive venous thrombosis while taking oral contraceptives.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)109-110
Number of pages2
JournalHaematologica
Volume85
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2000

Keywords

  • Antiphospholipid syndrome
  • Prothrombin variant
  • SLE
  • Thrombophilia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hematology

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