Lupus Nephritis



Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a systemic autoimmune disorder characterized by the production of multiple autoantibodies, a striking female predominance, and the frequent development of immune complex-mediated glomerulonephritis.


Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patient Lupus Nephritis Renal Biopsy Glomerular Basement Membrane 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Rheumatology and ImmunologyUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillChapel HillUSA

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