The clinical progression of apparent juvenile rheumatoid arthritis to systemic lupus erythematosus.

@article{Ragsdale1980TheCP,
  title={The clinical progression of apparent juvenile rheumatoid arthritis to systemic lupus erythematosus.},
  author={Cliff Ragsdale and Ross E. Petty and James T. Cassidy and Donald B. Sullivan},
  journal={The Journal of rheumatology},
  year={1980},
  volume={7 1},
  pages={50-5}
}
Ten patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) developed clinical manifestations of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in 2 1/2 to 21 yr. At onset there was little to distinguish these patients from other children with JRA. Chronic arthritis developed in all and was not different from that seen in JRA. Onset of SLE followed a flare of arthritis in 8… CONTINUE READING