Lupus eritematoso sistémico

El lupus eritematoso sistémico es un trastorno inflamatorio crónico autoinmune que puede afectar muchos sistemas de órganos como la piel, las articulaciones y los órganos internos. La enfermedad puede ser leve o severa y amenazante para la vida. Los afroamericanos y los asiáticos tienen una predisposición marcada a ser afectados por esta condición.Lupus eritematoso sistémico

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Last reviewed 2/21/2013 by Ariel D. Teitel, MD, MBA, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, NYU Langone Medical Center. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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