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Acute Impairment of Renal Function in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

  • P. Coratelli
  • G. Pannarale
  • R. Rizzi
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 212)

Abstract

Acute impairment of renal function(AIRF)not infrequently complicates the course of patients with lupus nephritis.

Keywords

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Lupus Nephritis Renal Biopsy Active Lupus Nephritis Nervous System Disorder 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Coratelli
    • 1
  • G. Pannarale
    • 1
  • R. Rizzi
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Medical NephrologyUniversity of BariBariItaly

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