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All of the following are true about SLE except:(PGI Dec 08)



A Autoimmune Hematolytic Anemia

B Raynaud's phenomenon

C Joint deformity

D Option B, C is right.

Ans. D Option B,C is right.

Raynaud phenomena is not a feature of SLE.

Extra Edge: Cutaneous manifestation in SLE

1. Systemic rash

2. Discoid rash

3. Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus (LE) Rash is a photosensitive.

4. Urticaria

5. Lichen planus-like dermatitis

6. Bullae.

7. Small painful ulcerations on the oral or nasal mucosa are common in SLE.

Note: Patients with these manifestations are exquisitely photosensitive; most have antibodies to Ro (SS-A).

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