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  1. Anaya, J.M., X. Kim-Howard, S. Prahalad, A. Chernavsky, C. Canas, A. Rojas-Villarraga, J. Bohnsack, R. Jonsson, A.I. Bolstad, J.G. Brun, B. Cobb, K.L. Moser, J.A. James, J.B. Harley, and S.K. Nath, Evaluation of genetic association between an ITGAM non-synonymous SNP (rs1143679) and multiple autoimmune diseases. Autoimmun Rev, 2011.
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  1. Deneau, M., J. Wallentine, S. Guthery, M. O'Gorman, J. Bohnsack, M. Fluchel, J. Bezzant, and J.F. Pohl, Natural killer cell lymphoma in a pediatric patient with inflammatory bowel disease. Pediatrics, 2010. 126(4): p. e977-81.
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  7. Stringer, E., J. Bohnsack, S.L. Bowyer, T.A. Griffin, A.M. Huber, B. Lang, C.B. Lindsley, S. Ota, C. Pilkington, A.M. Reed, R. Scuccimarri, and B.M. Feldman, Treatment approaches to juvenile dermatomyositis (JDM) across North America: The Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance (CARRA) JDM Treatment Survey. J Rheumatol, 2010. 37(9): p. 1953-61.
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  1. Hersh AO, Pang S, Curran ML, Milojevic DS, von Scheven E. The challenges of transferring chronic illness patients to adult care: reflections from pediatric and adult rheumatolog at a US academic center. Pediatric Rheumatology Online J. 2009: 7:13.
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