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Hereditary C1q deficiency and systemic lupus erythematosus.

Abstract:

We describe a 27-year-old women with systemic lupus erythematosus, C1q deficiency and cytomegalovirus retinitis. She suffered from severe SLE, with cutaneous and CNS involvement, and died of CNS disease aged 28. Review of 29 other published cases of C1q deficiency shows that SLE in these patients is often severe (five with CNS disease, ten with glomerulonephritis). The results of autoantibody studies in this and another patient with C1q deficiency and SLE are presented--both patients had auto...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS, Experimental Medicine Division
Davies, KA More by this author
Norsworthy, PJ More by this author
Athanassiou, P More by this author
Taylor-Wiedeman, J More by this author
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Journal:
QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians
Volume:
87
Issue:
8
Pages:
455-464
Publication date:
1994-08-05
EISSN:
1460-2393
ISSN:
1460-2725
URN:
uuid:7e1601ad-1665-4aa0-916b-b766b68d5b31
Source identifiers:
35739
Local pid:
pubs:35739

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