discoid lupus erythematosus

Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to discoid lupus erythematosus: lichen planus, systemic lupus erythematosus
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for discoid lupus erythematosus

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

References in periodicals archive ?
In addition to cutaneous lymphomas, a diagnosis can also be confused with polymorphic light eruption, cutaneous sarcoidosis, cutaneous lupus erythematosus, discoid lupus erythematosus, and lupus tumidus (7).
A clinical study of 32 patients with oral discoid lupus erythematosus. Int J Oral Surg 1978;7:85-94.
ANOVA: analysis of variance; CLASI: Cutaneous Lupus Disease Area and Severity Index; DLE: discoid lupus erythematosus; SLE: systemic lupus erythematosus; SLEDAI: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Disease and Activity Index.
Discoid lupus erythematosus. A study of the clinical features and biochemical and serological abnormalities in 120 patients with observations on the relationship of this disease to systemic lupus erythematosus.
Verrucous lesion in patients with discoid lupus erythematosus: clinical, histopathological and immunofluores cence studies.
* A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Chronic Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus (CCLE) / Discoid Lupus Erythematosus (DLE).
Nasodigital hyperkeratosis has no specific diagnosis; it is determined by the exclusion of other conditions that might cause similar symptoms, such as discoid lupus erythematosus or pemphigus complex diseases.
(12) There are 3 variations of CCLE: discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE), LE profundus, and chilblain LE (TABLE 1).
Discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE), also called cutaneous lupus, involves the development of lesions on the face or other sun-exposed areas.
Report of an association between discoid lupus erythematosus and smoking.
Discoid lupus erythematosus was diagnosed on the basis of a positive skin biopsy and a serum ANF of 1:20.
Autoantibodies to evolutionarily conserved epitopes of enolase in a patient with discoid lupus erythematosus. Immunology 1997; 92:362-8.
Lupus can be categorized into three groups: discoid lupus erythematosus, systemic lupus erythematosus, and drug-induced systemic lupus erythematosus.
Follicular red dots: A novel dermoscopic pattern observed in scalp discoid lupus erythematosus. Arch Dermatol.