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Increased production of serum IgA-class antibody to lipid A in Kawasaki disease

Pediatrics International : Official Journal of the Japan Pediatric Society

May 2, 2002

S TakeshitaIsao Sekine

PMID: 11982863

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Abstract

The etiology of Kawasaki disease (KD) remains unknown. To investigate whether a conventional bacterial antigen is involved in the pathogenesis of KD, we studied the serum response to lipopolysaccharide (LPS). We measured the serum levels of IgG-, IgM- and IgA-class antibodies (Ab) to li...read more

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Pathogenic Aspects
Pathogenesis
Immune Response, Mucosal
IgA1
Immunity, Mucosal
Etiology
IgA2
Gram-Negative Bacteria
Antigens, Bacterial
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Increased production of serum IgA-class antibody to lipid A in Kawasaki disease

Pediatrics International : Official Journal of the Japan Pediatric Society

May 2, 2002

S TakeshitaIsao Sekine

PMID: 11982863

DOI:

Abstract

The etiology of Kawasaki disease (KD) remains unknown. To investigate whether a conventional bacterial antigen is involved in the pathogenesis of KD, we studied the serum response to lipopolysaccharide (LPS). We measured the serum levels of IgG-, IgM- and IgA-class antibodies (Ab) to li...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome
Pathogenic Aspects
Pathogenesis
Immune Response, Mucosal
IgA1
Immunity, Mucosal
Etiology
IgA2
Gram-Negative Bacteria
Antigens, Bacterial

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Acta Paediatrica Japonica; Overseas Edition

Estimation of myocardial damage in Kawasaki disease using antimyosin antibody

Acta Paediatrica Japonica; Overseas EditionOctober 1, 1993
Y NomuraT Noda
Paper Details
References
  • References14
  • Citations6
12

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