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Renal manifestations of systemic autoimmune disease: diagnosis and therapy.

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Renal involvement is relatively common in certain systemic autoimmune diseases, but can be clinically silent. Active surveillance is, therefore, essential because the early recognition of renal involvement may influence the extent of renal recovery. Blood pressure control is also essential, regardless of the underlying disease. In systemic lupus erythematosus, therapy usually depends on the renal biopsy findings as not all forms of renal involvement respond in the same way. Typically, for agg...

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10.1016/j.berh.2004.03.002

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, CCMP
Journal:
Best practice and research. Clinical rheumatology
Volume:
18
Issue:
3
Pages:
411-427
Publication date:
2004-06-05
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EISSN:
1532-1770
ISSN:
1521-6942
URN:
uuid:00a44773-bed0-4eac-a9d2-8b5223b72ed5
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25168
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pubs:25168

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