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Autoimmune Disease May Up Risk of Pregnancy Loss, Stroke, Hospital for Special Surgery Study  
11/12/2012 6:37:01 AM

For years, researchers have known that antiphospholipid antibodies (aPLs) can cause pregnancy loss and clotting, but they haven't known the true scope of the problem. Now a new study provides the first estimates of the prevalence of these antibodies in patients suffering from pregnancy loss, stroke, myocardial infarction, and deep vein thrombosis.
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