62 Possible Causes for Lupus Cerebritis in USA

  • Lupus Cerebritis

    In patients with chronic lupus cerebritis, CT scan may show calcifications. … The diagnosis of lupus cerebritis can be challenging as there are no specific diagnostic tests. … Lupus cerebritis (LC) is a serious complication associated with the connective tissue disorder, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).[1]

  • Lupus Erythematosus

    Brain involvement is referred to as lupus cerebritis. … In SLE patients with serious brain (lupus cerebritis) or kidney disease (lupus nephritis), plasmapheresis is sometimes used to remove antibodies and other immune substances … Brain irritation (manifested by seizures [convulsions] and/or psychosis, referred to as "lupus cerebritis") Blood-count abnormalities: low white blood count (WBC) or red blood[2]

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    Lupus Cerebritis

    Brain involvement is referred to as lupus cerebritis. … In SLE patients with serious brain (lupus cerebritis) or kidney disease (lupus nephritis), plasmapheresis is sometimes used to remove antibodies and other immune substances … Brain irritation (manifested by seizures [convulsions] and/or psychosis, referred to as "lupus cerebritis") Blood-count abnormalities: low white blood count (WBC) or red blood[3]

  • Discoid Lupus Erythematosus

    Disease Topics Related To Discoid lupus erythematosus Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Discoid lupus erythematosus: Lupus cerebritis[4]

  • Mixed Connective Tissue Disease

    Lupus cerebritis Rare reports of preceding trigeminal neuralgia Hematologic Has anyone ever told you that you had low blood counts?[5]

  • Limbic Encephalitis

    The list of differential diagnosis with similar clinical presentation includes viral encephalitis (e.g. herpes simplex virus [HSV]), lupus cerebritis, toxic and metabolic[6]

  • West Nile Encephalitis

    ., lupus cerebritis); and early bacterial meningoencephalitides (e.g., Neisseria meningitidis ).[7]

  • Viral Meningitis
    Lupus Cerebritis
  • Bacterial Meningitis
    Lupus Cerebritis
  • Lupus Nephritis

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References

  1. Lupus Cerebritis, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/lupus-cerebritis
  2. What Is Lupus? Symptoms, Treatment, Rash, Pictures & Diagnosis, http://www.medicinenet.com/systemic_lupus/article.htm
  3. What Is Lupus? Symptoms, Treatment, Rash, Pictures & Diagnosis, http://www.medicinenet.com/systemic_lupus/article.htm
  4. Discoid lupus erythematosus Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatments and Causes, http://www.rightdiagnosis.com/d/discoid_lupus_e…
  5. Mixed Connective Tissue Disease (Sharp’s disease), http://www.clinicaladvisor.com/dermatology/mixe…
  6. Paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis presenting as a neurological emergency: a case report | Journal of Medical Case Reports, http://www.jmedicalcasereports.com/content/4/1/95
  7. West Nile Encephalitis: An Emerging Disease in the United States | Clinical Infectious Diseases, http://cid.oxfordjournals.org/content/33/10/1713.full