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Related to Mixed connective tissue disease: polymyositis, Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease
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Although most associated with rheumatoid arthritis, RF can also be seen in Sjogren syndrome, mixed connective tissue disease, mixed cryoglobulinemia, SLE, and polymyositis, as well as nonrheumatic disorders such as chronic infections, inflammatory disorders, and malignancy.
Clinical usefulness of autoantibodies to U I snRNP proteins in mixed connective tissue disease and systemic lupus erythematosus.
Patients with undifferentiated connective tissue disease or mixed connective tissue disease can exhibit the full spectrum of parenchymal lung disease patterns seen in the RDs discussed above, including diffuse interstitial fibrosis, airway disease, pulmonary hypertension, and vasculitis.
not Sjogren syndrome and/or any form of lupus, mixed connective tissue disease, dermatomyositis, scleroderma, or rheumatoid arthritis).
34 million award given by a San Francisco jury to a woman who alleged her breast implants were the cause of her mixed connective tissue disease.