SLE nephropathy in a patient with HIV infection: Case report and review of the literature

Yogish C. Kudva, Lynne S. Peterson, Keith E. Holley, Alan J. Wright, Gene G. Hunder

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Abstract

We describe a 39-year-old bisexual man with clinical category B2 human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection who subsequently developed systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). SLE was diagnosed on the basis of a clinical presentation of malar rash, polyarthritis, membranous glomerulonephritis, and characteristic serology. To our knowledge, this is the fourth reported case of a patient with HIV infection to develop SLE and the second adult patient with HIV and coexistent SLE nephropathy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1811-1815
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Rheumatology
Volume23
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 24 1996

Keywords

  • human immunodeficiency virus
  • nephropathy
  • systemic lupus erythematosus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Rheumatology
  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology

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