Renal Presentation is Not a Relevant Factor in Predicting Renal Outcome in Patients with Systemic Lupus

  • G. Fuiano
  • P. Stanziale
  • M. Viscione
  • V. Sepe
  • B. Guida
  • G. Marinelli
  • G. Colucci
  • D. Sabella
  • M. Balletta
Part of the Developments in Nephrology book series (DINE, volume 24)

Abstract

Lupus nephritis is the most important cause of death in patients with systemic lupus erythematous (1–4). For this reason, an early biologic and clinic evaluation could be of great prognostic rilevance.

Keywords

Creatinine Proteinuria Methylprednisolone Nephritis 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Fuiano
    • 1
  • P. Stanziale
    • 1
  • M. Viscione
    • 1
  • V. Sepe
    • 1
  • B. Guida
    • 1
  • G. Marinelli
    • 1
  • G. Colucci
    • 1
  • D. Sabella
    • 1
  • M. Balletta
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NephrologyII Faculty of MedicineNaplesItaly

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