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Skin rash and anti-Ro/SS-A antibodies in an infant from a mother with silicone breast implants.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7586790     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
An infant with erythematous rash born from a mother with silicone breast implants is described. The diagnosis of possible neonatal lupus was suggested based on the presence of the skin rash and positive Ro/SS-A antibodies in the infant and positive ANA and Ro/SS-A in the mother.
A Gedalia; M L Cuéllar; L R Espinoza
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical and experimental rheumatology     Volume:  13     ISSN:  0392-856X     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin. Exp. Rheumatol.     Publication Date:    1995 Jul-Aug
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-12-12     Completed Date:  1995-12-12     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8308521     Medline TA:  Clin Exp Rheumatol     Country:  ITALY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  521-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, LSU School of Medicine at New Orleans, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Antibodies, Antinuclear / analysis
Breast Implants / adverse effects*
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Newborn, Diseases / chemically induced*,  immunology*,  pathology
Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic / chemically induced*,  immunology*,  pathology
Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects
Silicones / adverse effects*
Skin / pathology
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antibodies, Antinuclear; 0/SS-A antibodies; 0/Silicones
Comment In:
Clin Exp Rheumatol. 1995 Jul-Aug;13(4):421-3   [PMID:  7586771 ]

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