LOUIS J. SUFFER, M.D., F.A.C.P.; A. LOUIS SOUTHREN, M.D.; H. E. WEINER, M.D.; R. L. WOLF, M.D.
The present report is concerned with a study of the renal manifestations in 90 patients with systemic lupus erythematosus who were seen at the Mount Sinai Hospital from 1949 to 1959. The role of various factors in the pathogenesis of the renal disease is examined. Consideration is given to a correlation between the clinical and laboratory evidence of renal damage and the histologic study of kidney tissue. An attempt has been made to determine the value of corticotropin and the glucogenic steroids in the management of the renal complications. Only those cases are included which demonstrated characteristic clinical and laboratory
SUFFER LJ, SOUTHREN AL, WEINER HE, WOLF RL. RENAL MANIFESTATIONS OF SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS; A CLINICAL AND PATHOLOGIC STUDY OF 90 CASES12. Ann Intern Med. ;54:215–228. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-54-2-215
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1961;54(2):215-228.
Lupus Erythematosus, Rheumatology.
Copyright © 2018 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use