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Lupus profundus limited to a site of trauma: Case report and review of the literature
Lupus erythematosus profundus (LEP) is a rare form of chronic cutaneous lupus erythematosus. We report on a case of a 56-year-old Caucasian woman who presented with a single, persistent, painful rash on the left hip and ...
Lúpus comedônico: rara apresentação do lúpus eritematoso discoide
(Sociedade Brasileira de Dermatologia, 2011-08-01)
Chronic cutaneous lupus erythematosus is a polymorphous autoimmune disease which may mimic some other clinical conditions, causing diagnostic difficulties. Acneiform lesions, including comedones and pitting scars are ...
Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis-like Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus: A Series of Three Patients
(ACTA DERMATO-VENEREOLOGICA, 2010)
Toxic epidermal necrolysis-like lesions have been described in the setting of lupus erythematosus, and have been considered as a specific hyperacute variant of cutaneous lupus erythematosus, with features different from ...
Achados capilaroscópicos no lúpus eritematoso
(Sociedade Brasileira de Dermatologia, 2006-12-01)
BACKGROUND: Capillaroscopy is an useful diagnostic tool that is non-invasive, reproducible, able to assess the capillaries in the periungal region and that assists in the differential diagnosis of connective tissue diseases. ...
Oral Lesions in Four Cases of Subacute Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
(ACTA DERMATO-VENEREOLOGICA, 2011)
Patients with subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus (SCLE) present with intense photosensitivity. Clinical patterns comprise papulosquamous or annular lesions on sun-exposed areas; although the face is usually spared. ...
Anti-Ro antibody and cutaneous vasculitis in systemic lupus erythematosus
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a complex systemic autoimmune disease with various clinical and serological manifestations. Previous studies have shown the association of SLE and anti-Ro antibody with a series of ...
Anti-nucleosome and anti-chromatin antibodies are present in active systemic lupus erythematosus but not in the cutaneous form of the disease
(SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD, 2009)
The objective of this study is to investigate the presence of anti-nucleosome (anti-NCS) and anti-chromatin (anti-CRT) antibodies in patients with cutaneous lupus erythematosus (CLE) compared with active and inactive ...
Degos` disease as a cutaneous manifestation of systemic lupus erythematosus
(MEDFARMA-EDICOES MEDICAS, LDA, 2009)
Degos` disease or malignant atrophic papulosis is a rare vasculopathy characterized by the presence of a typical skin lesion and visceral vascular involvement of small vessels, mainly of the digestive tract or central ...
Correlation between Histopathological Findings and Results of Direct Immunofluorescence in the Diagnosis of Canine Localized Cutaneous Chronic Lupus Erythematosus
(Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 2017)