systemic lupus erythematosus


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systemic lupus erythematosus

[sis¦tem·ik ‚lü·pəs ‚er·ə‚thē·mə′tō·səs]
(medicine)
An inflammatory, multisystem, usually chronic disorder in which tissue injury is mediated by immune complexes.
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Celiac disease in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus: a case report and review of literature.
Type I interferon blockade in systemic lupus erythematosus: where do we stand?.
The 1982 revised criteria for the classification of systemic lupus erythematosus. Arthritis Rheum 1982;25:1271-7.
Pulmonary hypertension in systemic lupus erythematosus: an independent predictor of patient survival.
Genome-wide association study in a Chinese Han population identifies nine new susceptibility loci for systemic lupus erythematosus. Nat Genet 2009;41:1234-7.
Antiphospholipid syndrome nephropathy in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and antiphospholipid antibodies: prevalence, clinical associations, and long-term outcome.
Infection and disease activity in systemic lupus erythematosus: a review of hospitalized patients.
The Classification of Glomerulonephritis in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Revisited.
Cardiac disease in systemic lupus erythematosus: prospective study of 70 patients.
Juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus with primary neuropsychiatric presentation.
Objective: To determine the frequency of clinopathological characteristics of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) patients presenting to Military Hospital (MH) Rawalpindi.

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