Lupus nephritis

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A RARE CASE OF LATE ONSET SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS PRESENTING WITH LARYNGITIS AND NEPHRITIS

Case Presentation: Introduction:Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a chronic autoimmune disorder that most commonly affects younger women. Late onset SLE is relatively rare and represents a specific subgroup. Laryngeal involvement in SLE is uncommon and [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:37:05+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A RARE CASE OF LATE ONSET SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS PRESENTING WITH LARYNGITIS AND NEPHRITIS

DIFFUSE ALVEOLAR HEMORRHAGE FROM ATYPICAL HEMOLYTIC UREMIC SYNDROME SECONDARY TO LUPUS NEPHRITIS.

Case Presentation: A 20 year old man with history of Systemic Lupus erythematous (SLE) with Lupus nephritis presented to the hospital with cough and hemoptysis for the past few days. He was found to have [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:43:53+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on DIFFUSE ALVEOLAR HEMORRHAGE FROM ATYPICAL HEMOLYTIC UREMIC SYNDROME SECONDARY TO LUPUS NEPHRITIS.

OVERLAP SYNDROME: LUPUS AND ANCA VASCULITIS PRESENTING AS PULMONARY-RENAL SYNDROME

Case Presentation: A 43 year-old-woman with no known medical history presented with two months intermittent fever, cough, pleurisy, hematuria, and weight loss. On exam she had diffuse crackles and lower extremity edema. The patient was [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:29:31+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on OVERLAP SYNDROME: LUPUS AND ANCA VASCULITIS PRESENTING AS PULMONARY-RENAL SYNDROME