Dr. Victoria Werth provides an overview of lupus skin disease which affects approximately two-thirds of people with lupus.
Organ Involvement in Lupus
Lupus can affect any organ in the body. In this podcast produced for the 2012 observance of Lupus Awareness Month, Dr. Diane Kamen, associate professor of medicine in the division of rheumatology at the Medical University of South Carolina, provides an overview of how lupus can affect various organs and systems of the body.
Presenter: Diane Kamen, MD, MS
Presentation Date: May 21, 2012
Dr. Deborah McCurdy and Dr. Ornella Rullo found that high levels of a protein called osteopontin may be a predictor of future lupus disease activity and organ damage.