Indian Journal of Rheumatology

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2010  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 76--84

Catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome


K Shanmuganandan1, Y Uday2 
1 Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India
2 Senior Resident (Medicine, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra 411040, India

Correspondence Address:
K Shanmuganandan
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune
India

Catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome is a life-threatening subset of antiphospholipid syndrome. It is defined by the involvement of at least three different organ systems over a period of days or weeks. This review focuses on the basic pathobiology and current concepts in the management of this rare but important disorder.


How to cite this article:
Shanmuganandan K, Uday Y. Catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome.Indian J Rheumatol 2010;5:76-84


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Shanmuganandan K, Uday Y. Catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome. Indian J Rheumatol [serial online] 2010 [cited 2020 Dec 2 ];5:76-84
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