Psychiatric manifestations in systemic lupus erythematosus.

  title={Psychiatric manifestations in systemic lupus erythematosus.},
  author={Ljudmila Stojanovich and Gisele Zandman-Goddard and Sanja Pavlovich and Natasa Sikanich},
  journal={Autoimmunity reviews},
  volume={6 6},
Psychiatric abnormalities are common in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) with a prevalence of 17% to 75%, reflecting different methods of patient selection and assessment, the different professional orientation of clinicians, and lack of an accepted consensus for diagnosing active neuropsychiatric lupus (NPSLE). The psychiatric syndromes included in the ACR Neuropsychiatric Lupus Nomenclature Committee criteria are cognitive dysfunction, acute confusional state (delirium), anxiety disorder… CONTINUE READING