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Volume 5, issue 1

Immunologia w diagnostyce chorób układu nerwowego

Multifocal lesions in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)

BOGNA DRATWIANKA1
1. Kliniki Chorób Tkanki Łącznej Instytutu Reumatologicznego w Warszawie
Postępy Psychiatrii i Neurologii, 1996, 5, 63-68
Keywords: SLE, etiopathogenesis, symptomatology, diagnostics, immunosuppressive treatment

Abstract

The paper presents etiopathogenesis, diagnostic criteria, clinical symptoms and laboratory tests in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), a condition difficult to diagnose. The recommended treatment is also described, consisting in a combined immunosuppressive medication, significantly improving prognosis in this disease.

Address for correspondence:
Dr Bogna Dratwianka, Klinika Chorób Tkanki Łącznej Instytutu Reumatologicznego,
ul. Sparta/Iska 1,02-637 Warszawa