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Ann Rheum Dis. Oct 1981; 40(5): 501–502.
PMCID: PMC1000789

Serum histidine in rheumatoid arthritis: a family study

Abstract

We have compared free serum histidine in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, their blood relatives, and their non-blood relatives. The hypohistidinaemia of rheumatoid arthritis is acquired with the disease and does not provide a biochemical marker of those at risk.

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