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Lupus presentation may be an ‘imitator’

In a paper in the August 2012 Arthritis &Rheumatology, the Systemic Lupus International Collaborating Clinics (SLICC) group revised and validated the ACR SLE classification criteria, based on evidence from 1, 400 ... The ACR agreed this year to support a
November 2014

ACP Internist

ACP Internist provides news and information for internal medicine physicians about the practice of medicine and reports on the policies, products, and activities of ACP.

New uses for old drugs

Hydroxychloroquine, an antimalaria medication, appears to be an effective treatment for both lupus and rheumatoid arthritis. ... In the lupus study, the drug protected against kidney damage, a common complication of lupus.
May 2019

QD: News Every Day--HPV4 vaccination research finds no risks beyond the injection itself

Previous research showed that girls are more likely than adult women to report side effects, and that the vaccine doesn't trigger lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes or multiple sclerosis.
May 2019

NSAIDs may increase miscarriage risk

Prescriptions filled were diclofenac, Naprosyn, Celebrex and ibuprofen. The researchers controlled for other miscarriage risks like diabetes, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus and untreated thyroid disease.
May 2019

New drugs approved for hypertension, lupus and COPD

Belimumab (Benlysta) to treat patients with active, autoantibody-positive lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus) who are receiving standard therapy. ... The intravenous infusion is the first lupus drug to be approved in 50 years.
May 2011

Your syndrome's missing benefit

This has happened before. A variety of different types of arthritis that can now be diagnosed quite precisely as rheumatoid arthritis, or osteoarthritis, or Lupus arthritis, were once a syndrome of
May 2019

Applying the Pareto Principle (80/20 rule) to rheumatology

as lupus to lesser degrees).
May 2019


Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis? A: Livedo reticularis B: Lyme disease C: Subacute cutaneous lupus erythe-. ... matosus D: Systemic lupus erythematosus. See Test Yourself, page 16, for answer.
August 2014

MKSAP Quiz: 3-month history of fatigue, rash

SCLE occurs in up to 10% of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), usually with some of the less serious SLE manifestations (arthritis, serositis), and is associated with anti-Ro/SSA ... Up to 50% of patients with subacute cutaneous lupus
September 2014

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