SLE myopathy: a clinicopathological study.

  title={SLE myopathy: a clinicopathological study.},
  author={Saumya Jakati and Liza Rajasekhar and Megha Shantveer Uppin and Sundaram Challa},
  journal={International journal of rheumatic diseases},
  volume={18 8},
AIM To study the histological changes in muscle biopsy in patients diagnosed with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and presenting with muscle symptoms. MATERIALS AND METHODS Patients with SLE presenting with muscle symptoms at presentation or during follow-up and treatment between January 2010 and May 2014 and who underwent muscle biopsy were included in the study. Demographic, clinical features, serological markers, and Electromyoneurography findings were collected. Muscle biopsies were… CONTINUE READING