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HLA antigens in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy.
  1. D J Feeney,
  2. J D Pollard,
  3. J G McLeod,
  4. G J Stewart,
  5. T J Doran
  1. Department of Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.


    HLA typing of 71 patients with chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP) showed an overall increase in frequencies of HLA-A3, -B7, -DR2 as well as concomitantly decreased frequencies of HLA-44 and DR7. The strongest associations were seen with HLA-DR2, -DR7 and -B44 in CIDP overall, although they did not reach statistical significance.

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