TY - CHAP A1 - Silvia S. Pierangeli A2 - Rohan Willis A3 - Brock Harper A4 - E. Nigel Harris ED1 - Alena Bulikova Y1 - 2012-04-20 PY - 2012 T1 - Antiphospholipid Syndrome - An Evolving Story of a Multisystemic Disease N2 - The antiphospholipid syndrome has been described for the first time by Graham Hughes in 1983 as a condition connected with thromboses or foetal losses and antiphospholipid antibodies presence. Form that time there has been a great progress in knowledge, including antiphospholipid antibodies characterisation, their probable and also possible action, clinical manifestations, laboratory detection and treatment possibilities . This book provides a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations through Chapters written by well known researchers and clinicians with a great practical experience in management of diagnostics or treatment of antiphospholipid antibodies' presence. BT - Antiphospholipid Syndrome SP - Ch. 12 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/36714 DO - 10.5772/36714 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-09-23 ER -