Comprehensive Therapy

, Volume 32, Issue 3, pp 158–162

Systemic lupus erythematosus Current state of diagnosis and treatment

Original Article

DOI: 10.1007/s12019-006-0006-5

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Moldovan, I. Compr Ther (2006) 32: 158. doi:10.1007/s12019-006-0006-5


Systemic lupus erythematosus is a chronic autoimmune condition with a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations, characterized by the production of auto-antibodies to components of the cell nucleus. Treatments include various immunosuppressive regimens, and newer biological therapies show promising results.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Rheumatology DepartmentLoma Linda UniversityLoma Linda