Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Sickle Cell Disease

Avinash K. Shetty, Mitra R. Baliga, Abraham Gedalia, Raj P. Warrier

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A case of 10-year-old girl with an unusual association of sickle cell disease (SCD) with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is presented. The report discusses the clues to the diagnosis of this rare combination with review of relevant literature and highlights the diagnostic dilemma that may arise because of the similarity of symptoms.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)618-621
Number of pages4
JournalIndian Journal of Pediatrics
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 01-07-1998
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health


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