quantification of rheumatoid factors, antibodies in the serum of individuals with rheumatoid arthritis that react with antigenic determinants or immunoglobulins that enhance agglutination of suspended particles coated with pooled human gamma -globulin. Rheumatoid factors also occur in other autoimmune and certain infectious diseases.

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Term information

database cross reference
  • SNOMEDCT:54921001
  • NCIt:C74717
definition citation
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rheumatoid_factor
  • NCIt:C805
gwas trait
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term editor
  • Dani Welter