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What is hughes syndrome?

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Dr. Steven Bowers
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Clotting problems

Hughes syndrome is characterized by the presence of antiphospholipid antibodies along with excessive arterial and venous clotting.
It is an autoimmune disease and can develop into lupus. Women with antiphospholipid syndrome often have complications with pregnancy, like miscarriages, still births and pre-eclampsia.

In brief: Clotting problems

Hughes syndrome is characterized by the presence of antiphospholipid antibodies along with excessive arterial and venous clotting.
It is an autoimmune disease and can develop into lupus. Women with antiphospholipid syndrome often have complications with pregnancy, like miscarriages, still births and pre-eclampsia.
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Hughes Syndrome

Increased risk of clot disorders and thrombosis.

In brief: Hughes Syndrome

Increased risk of clot disorders and thrombosis.
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