lupus nephritis

n.

Glomerulonephritis that occurs with systemic lupus erythematosus and is characterized by hematuria progressing to renal failure.

Nearby words

  1. lupus erythematosus cell,
  2. lupus erythematosus cell test,
  3. lupus erythematosus profundus,
  4. lupus hypertrophicus,
  5. lupus miliaris disseminatus faciei,
  6. lupus pernio,
  7. lupus tumidus,
  8. lupus vulgaris,
  9. lur,
  10. luray


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