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Present in 80% to 90% of SLE cases. High levels of anti-dsDNA is strongly associated with lupus and is often significantly increased during or just prior to a flare-up. Anti-dsDNA is sometimes present with diseases such as chronic hepatitis, primary biliary cirrhosis, infectious mononucleosis, and Mixed Connective Tissue Disease.
dsDNA Antibody is detected in patients with active systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and approximately 20% of patients with Mixed Connective Tissue Disease.
dsDNA, Double-Stranded DNA Antibody, Native DNA, Anti-DNA, (dsDNA)
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