Kikuchi's disease in systemic lupus erythematosus: an independent or dependent event?

B. Tumiati, A. Bellelli, I. Portioli, S. Prandi

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Abstract

The authors describe necrotizing histiocytic lymphadenitis (Kikuchi's disease) in association with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). To our knowledge this is the first case report where SLE preceded Kikuchi's disease. Whether Kikuchi's disease is an independent event or directly connected with SLE is discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)90-93
Number of pages4
JournalClinical Rheumatology
Volume10
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1991

Keywords

  • Histiocytic Necrotizing Lymphadenitis
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Rheumatology
  • Immunology

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