A Case of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus with Severe Jaundice
Keywords:Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH), Severe jaundice, Cholestatic jaundice, Ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA)
Abnormal liver tests are common (60%) in some point of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) illness. In rare cases, severe cholestasis may invite diagnostic dilemma. Here we reported a 48-years-old female SLE patient with severe cholestasis (serum bilirubin 37mg/dl) and her management in a financial constrain situation.
J MEDICINE 2022; 23: 162-164
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