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Lupus Anti-Coagulant

Discussion in 'Medical Students - MD' started by johntara04, Apr 12, 2007.

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  1. johntara04

    johntara04 Member 5+ Year Member

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    I am currently a dental student. A friend of mine was recently diagnosed with Lupus Anti-Coagulant. I was wondering if any of you guys had any info on the disease, or places where I could go and research it more so I have a more thorough background on the disease. Thanks in advance.
     
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  3. hyperbaric

    hyperbaric Cool under pressure. 7+ Year Member

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    johntara04 Member 5+ Year Member

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    Thanks.
     
  5. jjmack

    jjmack Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    try uptodate. most libraries have it. It is the best part of med school. You know the Lupus Anti-Coagulant is a misnomer right? In vivo it's actually a pro-coagulant ab.
     
  6. Law2Doc

    Law2Doc 5K+ Member Physician Moderator Emeritus 10+ Year Member

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    SDN is not a board on which to obtain medical advice.
     
  7. inside_edition

    inside_edition Waitlisted Member 2+ Year Member

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    ditto for legal advice:p
     
  8. Law2Doc

    Law2Doc 5K+ Member Physician Moderator Emeritus 10+ Year Member

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    Agree, but the TOS is silent on legal advice and very explicit on the medical advice restrictions. I think it's assumed that no one is going to seek legal advice on a health oriented board.
     
  9. EC3

    EC3 Member 5+ Year Member

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    To the OP, next time phrase it like this: "We had a patient on rounds this morning with..."

    ;)
     
  10. mshheaddoc

    mshheaddoc Howdy Moderator Emeritus 15+ Year Member

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    Its official now. Closing the thread ...
     

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