Repeat Antibody Testing May Be Unnecessary for Some Patients With SLE
Testing for anti-ENA should not be repeated routinely in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus following at least 1 negative result.
Organ damage was positively correlated with depression in women with systemic lupus erythematosus, while social support offered protection against depression.
Using electrochemiluminescence, researchers found 5 urinary proteins that have "reasonable specificity" for lupus nephritis.
Researchers identified a high antiphospholipid score as a novel risk factor for idiopathic osteonecrosis of the femoral head in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus.