discoid lupus erythematosus

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Related to discoid lupus erythematosus: lichen planus, systemic lupus erythematosus
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Synonyms for discoid lupus erythematosus

a chronic skin disease occurring primarily in women between the ages of 20 and 40

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In our patient 2, serologic markers for SLE were initially negative, but she presented 6 months later with discoid lupus erythematosus and a positive ANF result.
Autoantibodies to evolutionarily conserved epitopes of enolase in a patient with discoid lupus erythematosus.
Lupus can be categorized into three groups: discoid lupus erythematosus, systemic lupus erythematosus, and drug-induced systemic lupus erythematosus.
com/research/qkc45g/chronic_cutaneous) has announced the addition of Global Markets Direct's new report "Chronic Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus (CCLE) / Discoid Lupus Erythematosus (DLE) - Pipeline Review, H2 2012" to their offering.
Fortunately, we have a robust portfolio of clinical and preclinical research programs to focus on that includes Fostamatinib, R333 for discoid lupus erythematosus and R348 for dry eye.
Hence, systemic lupus erythematosus, discoid lupus erythematosus, scleroderma/CREST (calcinosis, Raynaud phenomenon, esophageal motility abnormalities, sclerodactyly, and telangiectasia), Raynaud syndrome, SS, MCTD, overlap CTD syndromes, polymyositis, and dermatomyositis were considered disease-positive [11] and all other diagnoses were considered disease-negative.