Severe hepatic involvement without inflammatory changes in systemic lupus erythematosus: report of two cases and review of the literature.

Abstract

Hepatic diseases in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) are not rare, but liver biopsies of those cases are usually reported as chronic hepatitis or steroid-induced steatosis. We describe two unusual patients with active SLE who displayed liver dysfunction without inflammatory changes or associated with drug administration. A liver biopsy in case 1 showed… (More)

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@article{Atsumi1995SevereHI, title={Severe hepatic involvement without inflammatory changes in systemic lupus erythematosus: report of two cases and review of the literature.}, author={T. Atsumi and Akira Sagawa and Satoshi Jodo and Yoshiko Amasaki and Tetsuo Nakabayashi and K. Ohnishi and Atsushi Fujisaku and T. Koike}, journal={Lupus}, year={1995}, volume={4 3}, pages={225-8} }