Familial autoimmunity in systemic sclerosis - results of a french-based case-control family study

  • Koumakis E
  • Dieudé P
  • Avouac J
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To assess the prevalence of autoimmune diseases in first-degree relatives of patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc), and to compare those results with control families in order to identify patterns of autoimmune diseases in relatives.

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  • Autoimmune disease
  • Familial aggregation
  • Systemic sclerosis
  • Thyroiditis

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  • Eugénie Koumakis

  • Philippe Dieudé

  • Jérôme Avouac

  • André Kahan

  • Yannick Allanore

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