Wilson disease — the impact of hyperimmunity on disease activity: A case report
Wolfgang Stremmel, Pracice for Gastroenterology, Medical Center Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden D-76530, Germany
Thomas Longerich, Department of General Pathology, University Heidelberg Hospital, Institute of Pathology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg D-69115, Germany
René Liere, Vladimir Vacata, Josef van Helden, MVZ Dr. Stein + Kollegen, Labor Mönchengladbach, Mönchengladbach D-41069, Germany
Ralf Weiskirchen, Institute of Molecular Pathobiochemistry, Experimental Gene Therapy and Clinical Chemistry, Rheinisch-Westfaelische Technische Hochschule University Hospital Aachen, Aachen D-52074, Germany
Author contributions: Stremmel W contributed the conceptualization; Stremmel W, Longerich T, Liere R, Vacata V, van Helden J and Weiskirchen R contributed validation; Stremmel W and Weiskirchen R wrote original draft preparation; Stremmel W, Longerich T and Weiskirchen R wrote review and editing; Liere R and Vacata V contributed the software.
Informed consent statement: Informed consent was given from the patient and her family.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors have nothing to declare.
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Corresponding author: Wolfgang Stremmel, MD, Senior Scientist, Pracice for Gastroenterology, Medical Center Baden-Baden, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Baden-Baden D-76530, Germany. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: September 24, 2020
Peer-review started: September 24, 2020
First decision: December 4, 2020
Revised: December 8, 2020
Accepted: December 23, 2020
Article in press: December 23, 2020
Published online: February 26, 2021