[Intensified therapy of severe lupus erythematosus].

  title={[Intensified therapy of severe lupus erythematosus].},
  author={Herr H. -H. Euler and Johann Schr{\"o}der and H. J. Gutschmidt and Pontus Harten and F. St{\"u}ber and Rainald A. Zeuner and Helmut L{\"o}ffler},
  journal={Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift},
  volume={116 28-29},
14 female patients (mean age 28 [18-56] years) with severe systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) were treated after discontinuing previous immunosuppressive therapy, according to an intensified protocol, with three plasmaphereses (days 1-3), followed by pulse cyclophosphamide (12 mg/kg i.v. each on days 3-5) and then oral immunosuppression (cyclophosphamide 1… CONTINUE READING