Myositis with anti-NXP2 antibodies

Authors: J. Junkerová 1,2;  M. Sabela 1,2;  E. Kovalová 2
Authors‘ workplace: Katedra a centrum klinických neurověd, LF OU, Ostrava 1;  Neurologická klinika FN Ostrava 2
Published in: Cesk Slov Neurol N 2022; 85(2): 185-186
Category: Letter to editor
doi: 10.48095/cccsnn2022185


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