Geoepidemiology and clinical characteristics of neonatal lupus erythematosus: a systematic literature review of individual patients' data


ERDEN A. , Fanouriakis A., KILIÇ L. , SARI A. , ARMAĞAN B. , BİLGİN E., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.50, no.2, pp.281-290, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1910-39
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.281-290

Abstract

Background/aim: Neonatal lupus erythematosus (NLE) is an autoimmune syndrome caused by transplacental transmission of maternal autoantibodies, often with devastating consequences. The objective of this systematic literature review was to analyze the demographic data, geoepidemiology, clinical, and serological characteristics associated with NLE.