MARC R. PRITZKER, M.D.; JOEL D. ERNST, M.D.; CHRISTOPHER CAUDILL, M.D.; CHARLES S. WILSON, M.D.; WALT F. WEAVER, M.D.; JESSE E. EDWARDS, M.D.
Two patients with systemic lupus erythematosus had aortic valvular stenosis resulting from massive thrombotic deposits on the valve. This condition has not been described previously, but a similar process has been reported to have caused mitral stenosis in a patient.
PRITZKER MR, ERNST JD, CAUDILL C, et al. Acquired Aortic Stenosis in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Ann Intern Med. 1980;93:434–436. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-93-3-434
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1980;93(3):434-436.
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