Acute abdominal pain in systemic lupus erythematosus.

17:48 EDT 25th April 2015 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Acute abdominal pain in systemic lupus erythematosus."

No Summary Available

Affiliation

Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET Center, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan.

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Emergency medicine journal : EMJ
ISSN: 1472-0213
Pages:

Links

PubMed Articles [13628 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Abdominal pain in systemic lupus erythematosus: lupus enteritis, mesenteric thrombosis, or median arcuate ligament syndrome?

Redefining cutaneous lupus erythematosus: a proposed international consensus approach and results of a preliminary questionnaire.

There is currently no uniform definition of cutaneous lupus erythematosus (CLE) upon which to base a study population for observational and interventional trials. A preliminary questionnaire was deriv...

Myelitis in systemic lupus erythematosus frequently manifests as longitudinal and sometimes occurs at low disease activity.

Transverse myelitis (TM) is a relatively infrequent but severe complication in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Owing to its rarity and unfavorable outcome, we investigated its general features on ...

Lupus nephritis: frequency, histological forms and predictors of renal disease.

Lupus nephritis is a common and serious damage in systemic lupus erythematosus. The aim of our study is to define the frequency and to identify the predictors of lupus nephritis in patients with syste...

Age-specific prevalence of diagnosed systemic lupus erythematosus in Germany 2002 and projection to 2030.

The objective of this report is to estimate the prevalence and future number of cases of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in Germany.

Clinical Trials [6013 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Duke Lupus Registry

Lupus is a systemic autoimmune disease that can present with many varied symptoms, including joint pain, fevers, kidney disease, and rashes. Lupus can affect anyone, but it is most common...

Study of GL701 in Men With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Lupus flares and other symptoms associated with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) may be caused by a deficiency of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA). GL701 is an investigational new drug mea...

Phase II Pilot Study of Cytarabine for Refractory Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

OBJECTIVES: I. Evaluate the toxicity of cytarabine in patients with refractory systemic lupus erythematosus. II. Evaluate objective disease parameters, including serum complement levels...

A Study of AMG 557 in Adults With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

This is a Phase 1, randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind, dose-escalation study of repeat SC doses of AMG 557 in adults with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.

Study Evaluating the SBI-087 in Subjects With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

The purpose of this study is to determine the safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetics (PK), and pharmacodynamics (PD) of SBI-087 in subjects with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE).

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A form of lupus erythematosus in which the skin may be the only organ involved or in which skin involvement precedes the spread into other body systems. It has been classified into three forms - acute (= LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS, SYSTEMIC with skin lesions), subacute, and chronic (= LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS, DISCOID).

A chronic form of cutaneous lupus erythematosus (LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS, CUTANEOUS) in which the skin lesions mimic those of the systemic form but in which systemic signs are rare. It is characterized by the presence of discoid skin plaques showing varying degrees of edema, erythema, scaliness, follicular plugging, and skin atrophy. Lesions are surrounded by an elevated erythematous border. The condition typically involves the face and scalp, but widespread dissemination may occur.

Antiphospholipid antibodies found in association with systemic lupus erythematosus (LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS, SYSTEMIC;), ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME; and in a variety of other diseases as well as in healthy individuals. The antibodies are detected by solid-phase IMMUNOASSAY employing the purified phospholipid antigen CARDIOLIPIN.

An antiphospholipid antibody found in association with systemic lupus erythematosus (LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS, SYSTEMIC;), ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME; and in a variety of other diseases as well as in healthy individuals. In vitro, the antibody interferes with the conversion of prothrombin to thrombin and prolongs the partial thromboplastin time. In vivo, it exerts a procoagulant effect resulting in thrombosis mainly in the larger veins and arteries. It further causes obstetrical complications, including fetal death and spontaneous abortion, as well as a variety of hematologic and neurologic complications.

Autoantibodies directed against phospholipids. These antibodies are characteristically found in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS, SYSTEMIC;), ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME; related autoimmune diseases, some non-autoimmune diseases, and also in healthy individuals.

Search BioPortfolio:
Loading
Advertisement

Relevant Topic

Anesthesiology
Latest News Clinical Trials Research Drugs Reports Corporate
An anesthesiologist (US English) or anaesthetist (British English) is a physician trained in anesthesia and perioperative medicine. Anesthesiologists are physicians who provide medical care to patients in a wide variety of (usually acute) situations. ...

Advertisement