Neonatal lupus erythematosus with congenital heart block in twins.

@article{Gargouri2016NeonatalLE,
  title={Neonatal lupus erythematosus with congenital heart block in twins.},
  author={Lamia Gargouri and Faiza Safi and Bayen Maalej and Souad Mallek and Fatma Turki and Imen Majdoub and Malek Akrout and Dorra Abid and Samir Kamoun and Abdelmajid Mahfoudh},
  journal={La Tunisie medicale},
  year={2016},
  volume={94 7},
  pages={
          401-404
        }
}
Background - Neonatal lupus erythematosus is an uncommon acquired autoimmune disease caused by transplacental passage of maternal antibodies SSA/Ro, SSB/La or U1 ribonucleoproteins. The most common clinical manifestations are skin rash, cardiac lesions, thrombocytopenia, anemia and hepatosplenomegaly. Complete congenital heart block is usually irreversible… CONTINUE READING