Is stillbirth a risk factor for development of systemic lupus erythematosus in the UK?

Is stillbirth a risk factor for development of systemic lupus erythematosus in the UK?

H Kither, A Heazell, I Crocker, C Tower Maternal & Fetal Health Research Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester, UK Introduction Autoimmune Connective Tissue Diseases (CTDs), such as Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), have a female preponderance and are associated with an adverse pregnancy outcome (APO). This study assessed the prevalence of CTDs, antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) and autoimmune antiphospholipid antibodies (aPL), in women with an APO, compared

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