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Epidemic and endemic HLA-B and DR associations in mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome

Human Immunology

Feb 1, 1983

A M KrenskyE J Yunis

PMID: 6572621

Abstract

HLA-A,B and DR antigens were evaluated in 51 patients with mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome (Kawasaki disease) during both endemic and epidemic periods in the Boston area. Although 80% of patients were HLA-B5 (70% HLA-Bw51) during endemic periods, there were no HLA-B5 individuals durin...read more

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Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome
Status Lymphaticus
HLA-B5 antigen
HLA Class I Histocompatibility Antigen, B-44 alpha Chain
Disease Outbreaks
HLA Antigens
Disease Susceptibility
Craniosynostosis, Type 2
HLA-DR Antigens
Immune-Associated Antigens
Paper Details
References
  • References6
  • Citations16
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  • References6
  • Citations16
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Epidemic and endemic HLA-B and DR associations in mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome

Human Immunology

Feb 1, 1983

A M KrenskyE J Yunis

PMID: 6572621

DOI:

Abstract

HLA-A,B and DR antigens were evaluated in 51 patients with mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome (Kawasaki disease) during both endemic and epidemic periods in the Boston area. Although 80% of patients were HLA-B5 (70% HLA-Bw51) during endemic periods, there were no HLA-B5 individuals durin...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome
Status Lymphaticus
HLA-B5 antigen
HLA Class I Histocompatibility Antigen, B-44 alpha Chain
Disease Outbreaks
HLA Antigens
Disease Susceptibility
Craniosynostosis, Type 2
HLA-DR Antigens
Immune-Associated Antigens

Related Papers

European Journal of Pediatrics

Human leucocyte antigens in southern Chinese with Kawasaki disease

European Journal of PediatricsNovember 1, 1992
C C ChangY L Lau
Paper Details
References
  • References6
  • Citations16
1
  • References6
  • Citations16
12
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