JOHN L. DECKER, M.D., F.A.C.P.; ALFRED D. STEINBERG, M.D.; M. ERIC GERSHWIN, M.D.; WILLIAM E. SEAMAN, M.D.; JOHN H. KLIPPEL, M.D.; PAUL H. PLOTZ, M.D.; STEPHEN A. PAGET, M.D.
Systemic lupus erythematosus, a disease capable of exhibiting virtually any clinical manifestation, is discussed in detail and the findings are compared to those in other, presumably systemic lupus erythematosus-related connective tissue diseases. More emphasis has been placed on the clinical features than on the numerous laboratory manifestations. The conference begins and ends with a brief consideration of current concepts of pathogenesis and suggests some future investigational directions.
DECKER JL, STEINBERG AD, GERSHWIN ME, SEAMAN WE, KLIPPEL JH, PLOTZ PH, et al. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Contrasts and Comparisons. Ann Intern Med. 1975;82:391–404. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-82-3-391
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1975;82(3):391-404.
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