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J Korean Rheum Assoc. 2001 Jun;8(2):123-127. Korean. Case Report.
Park SM , Sin YH , Park JW , Park SK , Lee YH .
Department of Medicine, Sunlin Hospital, Phohang, Korea.
Department of Neurology, Sunlin Hospital, Phohang, Korea.

Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)is a disease of unknown etiology in which tissues and cells are damaged by pathogenic autoantibodies and immune complexes.The central nervous system may be involved in 25~75%of patients. Neuropsychiatric manifestations of SLE include psychosis,affective disease, seizure,stroke.The main brain CT and MRI findings consisted of diffuse brain atrophy,infarction,hemorrhage.Intracranial calcification in a patient with SLE has been rarely reported.We experienced a patient with SLE who present marked intracranial calcification.

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