THE ASSOCIATION OF RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS WITH GLUCOSE- 6-PHOSPHATE DEHYDROGENASE DEFICIENCY—RESULTS FROM A CASE-CONTROL STUDY G6PD and Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Maria Pina Dore
Giovanni Mario Pes https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3265-2823
Sandro Mereu
Jessica Piroddu
Lorenzo Cavagna
Gian Luca Erre

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Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency, autoimmunity, oxidative stress, inflammation, connective tissue-diseases

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Carriers of G6PD deficiency were at an increased risk of RA. This finding opens new windows to better understanding the RA pathogenesis.

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