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As described above, there is a great deal of evidence that AECAs play pathogenic roles in collagen diseases. Identification of targets of AECAs is required because (a) antigenspecific detection systems are important for establishing diagnostic tools and standardization of AECAs measurement, (b) identification will enable thorough analysis of the pathogenicity of AECAs, and (c) AECA-autoantigen interactions may be good targets for specific therapeutic approaches against highly pathogenic autoantibodies.
There are many known causes for peripheral eosinophilia such as inflammatory allergic diseases, parasitic infestations, collagen diseases and haematological malignancies.
The company said that dexamethasone elixir is used to treat a variety of conditions including endocrine disorders, rheumatic disorders and collagen diseases.