María Luisa Velloso Feijoo

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OBJECTIVE Transverse myelitis (TM) is a rare complication in patients with systemic lupus erithematosus (SLE). We reviewed a series of our SLE patients to determine the prevalence of TM, and evaluate the clinical characteristics, medical tests, evolution and response to the treatment. PATIENTS AND METHOD Six patients with TM were identified and underwent(More)
Ocular manifestations in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) are relatively frequent, with a major prevalence of the Keratoconjunctivitis sicca. Nevertheless, the appearance of unilateral exophthalmos secondary to orbital pseudotumor in patients with SLE is extremely rare(1-7), and on occasion it can be refractory to conventional pharmacological treatment(More)
The renal affectation is infrequent in scleroderma, unlike other collagen diseases. The appearance of nephrotic syndrome has been related to the drug use, specially the D-penicilamine, or rarely as a manifestation of secondary amilodosis, quite infrequent in scleroderma. We report a case of nephrotic syndrome in a patient with systemic scleroderma, produced(More)
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