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Visceral leishmaniasis complicating systemic lupus erythematosus
  1. P. J. W. Wallis,
  2. C. J. M. Clark
  1. Royal Victoria Hospital, Boscombe, Bournemouth BH1 4JG


    Active systemic lupus erythematosus in a 32-year-old Chinese woman was successfully controlled by plasmapheresis and steroids. However, occult visceral leishmaniasis was uncovered during therapy and responded to appropriate treatment.

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