May. 07, 2012

Diagnosing Lupus

Lupus can be difficult to diagnose because its symptoms mimic other diseases, come and goe without explaination, and are hidden from view.  In this podcast produced for the 2012 observance of Lupus Awareness Month, Dr. John Harley, director of the Division of Rheumatology at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, provides an overview of how lupus is diagnosed, including test for lupus, lupus symptoms, and lupus criteria used to make a diagnosis of lupus.

Presenter: John Harley, MD, PhD

Presentation date: May 8, 2012

Length: 8 minutes

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