Definitions

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  • adj. Relating to the endomysium

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or consisting of endomysium.

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Examples

  • These currently include anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae (ASCA) IgA & IgG, anti-Tissue transglutaminase (tTG) IgA, and anti-endomysial IgA antibodies.

    Immunology Lab

  • Jatla M, Kieserman-Shmokler C, Bierly P, Verma R. Utility of endomysial antibody testing in screening for celiac disease in children; a five year single center experience.

    Research

  • Jatla M, Bokhari A, Bierly P, Verma R, Russo P. Correlation of tissue transglutaminase and endomysial antibody titers to degree of intestinal damage in children with celiac disease with and without type I diabetes.

    Research

  • We agree, however, that testing for celiac disease, with tissue transglutaminase (tTG) or anti-endomysial antibodies (EMAs), followed by distal duodenal biopsy for those testing positive, is useful in individuals presenting with symptoms suggestive of IBS.

    JAMA current issue

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