- Presentation and prognosis of the shrinking lung syndrome in systemic lupus erythematosusMohammed Y Karim
Lupus Research Unit, The Rayne Institute, Immunology Department, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
Semin Arthritis Rheum 31:289-98. 2002..The shrinking lung syndrome (SLS) is a rare complication of SLE. This study describes the presenting features, investigation findings, treatment measures, and outcome of 7 patients with SLE and SLS...
- Hypertension as the presenting feature of the antiphospholipid syndromeM Y Karim
Lupus Research Unit, The Rayne Institute, London, UK
Lupus 11:253-6. 2002..Thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA) affecting the kidney has been reported as a manifestation in both primary and secondary APS. This report describes hypertension related to underlying renal TMA as a presenting symptom of APS...