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Complement-fixing Antibody to Colloid and Epithelium in Monkey Thyroiditis

Naturevolume 207pages773774 (1965) | Download Citation

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HASHIMOTO'S disease exhibits features not demonstrable in the autoimmune thyroiditis of guinea-pigs1, rabbits, dogs2 and rats3. Diffuse lymphoid infiltration of the thyroid gland and humoral antibodies against epithelial antigens are not found in the experimental lesion4,5.

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  1. Department of Pathology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York

    • DAVID KOFFLER
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