Dubois' lupus erythematosus by Hahn, Bevra; Dubois, Edmund L.; Wallace, Daniel Jeffrey

By Hahn, Bevra; Dubois, Edmund L.; Wallace, Daniel Jeffrey

Established for 40 years because the definitive reference on lupus, Dubois' Lupus Erythematosus is now in its completely revised, up to date 7th version. greater than 90 unusual contributing authors—twenty of them new to this edition—provide accomplished insurance of each element of cutaneous and systemic lupus erythematosus, together with definitions, pathogenesis, autoantibodies, scientific and laboratory gains, administration, diagnosis, and sufferer education.

This variation specializes in evidence-based findings, remedy consensuses, and functional scientific info. New chapters hide cytokines and interferons, pathogenesis of atherosclerosis, immune tolerance, medical indices in evaluation of lupus, combined connective tissue affliction, reproductive concerns, fibromyalgia, gender-related matters, and biomarkers.

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The LE cell test increased the diagnosis of SLE, and corticosteroids conveyed not only that these patients could be helped, but that the treatment required specialized knowledge, thereby enhancing the status of rheumatology (182 ). Interest in LE has shifted from clinical description to immunologic research, with the still frustrated goal of elucidating the etiology, whether it be single or multiple. The continued intensification of scientific interest is reflected in the listing of articles in the Index Medicus.

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