Chronic polyarthritis as the first manifestation of juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus patients.

@article{Cavalcante2011ChronicPA,
  title={Chronic polyarthritis as the first manifestation of juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus patients.},
  author={Erica G N Cavalcante and N{\'a}dia Emi Aikawa and Rafael Lozano and Ana Paola Navarrete Lotito and Adriana Almeida de Jesus and Clovis A Silva},
  journal={Lupus},
  year={2011},
  volume={20 9},
  pages={960-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the prevalence of chronic polyarthritis in juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus (JSLE) and to describe the manifestations, treatments, and outcomes in these patients. METHODS From January 1983 to July 2010, 5419 patients were followed up at the Pediatric Rheumatology Unit of the University Hospital and 271 (5%) of them had JSLE (American College of Rheumatology [ACR] criteria). 'Rhupus' was classified as the overlap of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (International League… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
11 Citations
17 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 17 references

matosus disease activity

  • DD Gladman, MB Urowitz, CH Goldsmith
  • J Rheumatol
  • 2000

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…