A 72-year-old Japanese woman with a 40-year history of lupus nephritis presented with leg edema that had lasted for several weeks.
An overview of porphyrias, lupus erythematosus, rosacea, drug-induced photosensitivity, polymorphous light eruption, and solar urticaria.
The coexistence of psoriasis with lupus erythematosus is rare and often presents a therapeutic challenge.
Immunosuppressive agents do not increase the risk of HCV flares in anti-HCV-positive lupus patients.
Thanks to new prevention strategies and safer treatments, patients are surviving almost as long as their counterparts without lupus.
How often should blood tests be repeated to rule out systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in a patient positive for discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE)?
Belimumab is a human IgG1gamma monoclonal antibody specific for soluble human B lymphocyte stimulator protein (BLyS), a B cell survivor factor.
Vitamin D supplements may be a cheap, natural treatment for patients with autoimmune lung diseases.
Two aging men develop similar-appearing asymptomatic facial plaques.