Racial Disparities in the Incidence of Primary Chronic Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus in the Southeastern United States: The Georgia Lupus Registry.

@article{Drenkard2018RacialDI,
  title={Racial Disparities in the Incidence of Primary Chronic Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus in the Southeastern United States: The Georgia Lupus Registry.},
  author={Cristina Drenkard and Sareeta R S Parker and Laura D Aspey and Caroline Gordon and Charles G Chad Helmick and Gaobin Bao and Sung Sam Lim},
  journal={Arthritis care & research},
  year={2018}
}
OBJECTIVE Relative to SLE, epidemiologic studies on chronic cutaneous lupus erythematosus (CCLE) are rare and limited to populations without racial diversity. We sought to provide minimum estimates of the incidence of primary CCLE (CCLE in absence of SLE) in a predominantly white and black population in the Southestern United States. METHODS The Georgia… CONTINUE READING