• synonyms

lupoid hepatitis


An active chronic hepatitis that is characterized by jaundice with liver cell damage and by positive lupus erythematosus cell tests, but that does not present the physical manifestations of systemic lupus erythematosus.

Nearby words

lupiform, lupin, lupine, lupino, lupoid, lupoid hepatitis, lupoid leishmaniasis, lupoid sycosis, lupoma, lupulin, lupus
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