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Journal of Endocrinological Investigation

, Volume 32, Issue 3, pp 287–288 | Cite as

Autoimmune hemolityc anemia concomitant with sequential autoimmune hepatitis-primary biliary cirrhosis overlap syndrome and Hashimoto’s thyroiditis: A new entity of autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome

  • M. Gentile
  • M. Verta
  • E. Vigna
  • E. Lucia
  • C. Mazzone
  • D. Perugini
  • C. Gentile
  • M. G. Bisconte
  • F. Romeo
  • P. Leo
  • C. Betterle
  • F. Morabito
Letter to the Editor

Keywords

Human Leukocyte Antigen Primary Biliary Cirrhosis Autoimmune Hepatitis Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia Human Leukocyte Antigen Allele 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Italian Society of Endocrinology (SIE) 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Gentile
    • 1
  • M. Verta
    • 2
  • E. Vigna
    • 1
  • E. Lucia
    • 1
  • C. Mazzone
    • 1
  • D. Perugini
    • 3
  • C. Gentile
    • 1
  • M. G. Bisconte
    • 2
  • F. Romeo
    • 4
  • P. Leo
    • 2
  • C. Betterle
    • 5
  • F. Morabito
    • 1
  1. 1.Hematology UnitCosenza HospitalCosenza
  2. 2.Gastroenterology UnitCosenza HospitalCosenza
  3. 3.Virology LaboratoryCosenza HospitalCosenza
  4. 4.Anatomic PatologyCosenza HospitalCosenza
  5. 5.Division of EndocrinologyUniversity of PaduaPaduaItaly

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