Iron in Synovial Fluid
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a common human autoimmune disease with an incidence of about 1%. It is a chronic inflammatory polyarthritis characterised by infiltration of the synovial membrane by macrophages, T cells, B cells and activated fibroblasts1, leading in most cases to progressive destruction of cartilage and bone.
KeywordsRheumatoid Arthritis Patient Synovial Fluid Cellular Iron Iron Regulatory Protein Human Lactoferrin
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