1987

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Clinical and Experimental Aspects

ISBN: 978-3-642-71644-7 (Print) 978-3-642-71642-3 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIV

  2. General Considerations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 2-5

      Description of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Historical Perspective

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      Pages 6-20

      Etiologic and Pathogenetic Aspects of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Critical Approach

  3. Animal Models of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Genetic, Viral and Immunologic Aspects

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 21-21

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      Pages 22-49

      Genetic Aspects of Murine Lupus

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      Pages 50-59

      Autoimmune Disease in New Zealand Mice

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      Pages 60-72

      The NZB × SWR Model: Insights into Viral, Immunologic, and Genetic Factors

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      Pages 73-85

      Relevance of the Murine Models of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus to Human Disease

  4. Immunologic and Genetic Aspects of Human SLE

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 87-87

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      Pages 88-104

      The Importance of the Study of Monoclonal Antibodies

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      Pages 105-123

      ANA Subsets in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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      Pages 124-144

      Complement and Complement Deficiencies

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      Pages 145-167

      The Role of Lymphokines in the Pathogenesis of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

  5. Clinical Aspects of Human SLE

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 169-169

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      Pages 170-196

      Clinical and Serologic Features: Incidence and Diagnostic Approach

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      Pages 197-203

      Immunologic Similarities and Differences Between Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Sjögren’s Syndrome

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      Pages 204-226

      Pathology

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      Pages 227-250

      Cutaneous Manifestations

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      Pages 251-269

      Neurological Manifestations

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      Pages 270-289

      Radiographic Features

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 290-297

      The Lupus Subset Idea

  6. Therapeutic Aspects of SLE

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 299-299

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      Pages 300-344

      An Experimental Therapeutic Approach: Clinical and Immunological Aspects of Plasmapheresis

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      Pages 345-354

      Future Immunotherapeutic Possibilities in Autoimmunity

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 355-358