Clinical diagnosis of cardiac involvement in systemic lupus erythematosus. A correlation of clinical and autopsy findings in thirty patients.

@article{KONG1962ClinicalDO,
  title={Clinical diagnosis of cardiac involvement in systemic lupus erythematosus. A correlation of clinical and autopsy findings in thirty patients.},
  author={T Q KONG and R E Kellum and J R Haserick},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={1962},
  volume={26},
  pages={7-11}
}
SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS according to Harvey and associates' was first described in 1872 by Kaposi, but it was not until 1924 that Libman and Sacks2 reported the specific lesion of verrucous endocarditis. They2 described the hearts in four patients who had not only verrucous endocarditis, but also myocarditis and pericarditis. Since that time many reports have been published concerning the cardiac involvement of systemic lupus erythematosus. The pathologic lesions have been well described… CONTINUE READING

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