Lupus Vulgaris

Known as: Lupus, Lupus Vulgaris [Disease/Finding], lupus tuberculosis 
A form of cutaneous tuberculosis. It is seen predominantly in women and typically involves the NASAL MUCOSA; BUCCAL MUCOSA; and conjunctival mucosa.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a systemic autoimmune disease characterized by a breakdown of tolerance to nuclear antigens… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE B cells are likely to contribute to the pathogenesis of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), and rituximab induces… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Different genetic alterations may lead to type I interferon (IFN) overproduction in human systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Raised serum levels of interferon (IFN)-alpha have been observed in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) patients, and these levels… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Plasmacytoid dendritic cell (P-DC) precursors in peripheral blood produce large amounts of interferon (IFN)-alpha/beta when… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Dendritic cells (DCs) are important in regulating both immunity and tolerance. Hence, we hypothesized that systemic lupus… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A registry of United States residents with chronic granulomatous disease (CGD) was established in 1993 in order to estimate the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE To standardize outcome measures in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Three indices were identified which could… (More)
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Review
1987
Review
1987
Copyright © 2011 Massachusetts Medical Society. A lthough the term “lupus erythematosus” was introduced by 19th-century… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
A radioimmunoassay for ng quantities of DNA was developed. [125l]lododeoxyuridine-labeled DNA was used as the antigen, and the… (More)
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