systemic lupus erythematosus

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Synonyms for systemic lupus erythematosus

an inflammatory disease of connective tissue with variable features including fever and weakness and fatigability and joint pains and skin lesions on the face or neck or arms

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Clinical Improvements in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Are Correlated to Cellular and Soluble Biomarkers in Classical Complement Pathway" [abstract 765]
About systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is the most common form of lupus, affecting approximately 70 percent of an estimated five million people with lupus worldwide[sup.
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a chronic inflammatory autoimmune disease that affects various organs, and its etiology is not known (1).
Traditional Framingham risk factors fail to fully account for accelerated atherosclerosis in systemic lupus erythematosus.
Prevalence and risk factors of carotid plaque in women with systemic lupus erythematosus.
Keywords: lupus, systemic lupus erythematosus, sle, symptoms, autoimmune disorder, immune system, dle, women, drugs
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) nephritis and autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) are uncommon diseases and pregnancy in these patients is associated with higher risks of serious foetal and maternal complications.
We report a fatal case of encephalitis caused by Acanthamoeba in a 24-year-old woman from India with systemic lupus erythematosus.
Among the medications approved by the FDA for use in autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn's disease, systemic lupus erythematosus, psoriasis, ulcerative colitis, and ankylosing spondylitis are several with significant degrees of risk up to and including fatalities.
Grossman, a Valley resident and leading lupus researcher, gives a rundown of the disease, sometimes called SLE, for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
Objective: To review data concerning the incidence and danger of hydralazine-induced systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and review how best to monitor patients placed on chronic hydralazine therapy.
Estrogen is one environmental component that has been studied in relation to systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) based on a number of clues.
In lupus, which is formally called systemic lupus erythematosus, the immune system can attack multiple organs.
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