Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Diagnosis of SLE

Symptoms, signs and laboratory findings  to diagnose SLE:
Remember MD SOAP BRAIN ( To pass your MD exam, you need to SOAP your professors and need BRAIN )

Malar rash
Discoid rash

Oral ulcers

Blood abnormalities
Renal involvement 
ANA positive
Immunologic abnormalities
Neurologic abnormalities

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