Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has a leaflet on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.

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Lupus UK

The charity supports those who suffer with the autoimmune disease, systemic lupus erythematosus.

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Lupus Trust from St Thomas' Hospital, London

Providing information and support for lupus/lupus variant and other connective tissue diseases, including Hughes (the antiphospholipid) Syndrome.

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Subacute Lupus Erythematosus

Information from the British Association of Dermatologists.

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Lupus

Reliable information provided by Arthritis Research UK.

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Lupus

Information from the National Kidney Federation.

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Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and the Kidney

Information provided by the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh Renal Unit for patients and for doctors who are not renal specialists.

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Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Information provided by the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh Renal Unit for patients and for doctors who are not renal specialists.

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Lupus - Lupus Patients Understanding and Support

LUpus Patients Understanding & Support ( LUPUS) is a non-profit organisation providing free information and free psychological support for individuals-affected-by-systemic lupus erythematosus, lupus variant conditions and the antiphospholipid antibody (Hughes') syndrome. LUpus Patients Understanding & Support (LUPUS) offer free information and free online psychological support to patients, carers, families and health care professionals including doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and to other lupus organisations.

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Medicine Guide for Lupus

Information from emc Medicine Guides.

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Lupus

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Information from BUPA.


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

Author:
Dr Tim Kenny
Document ID:
7559 (v13)
Last Checked:
18 November 2011

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