Chapter 22. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Sjögren's Syndrome

  1. Robert P. Lisak MD, FAAN, FRCP Parker Webber Chair Professor Chair Neurologist-in-Chief Chief3,4,
  2. Daniel D. Truong MD, FAAN Head5,
  3. William M. Carroll MBBS, MD, FRACP, FRCP(E) Head6 and
  4. Roongroj Bhidayasiri MD, FRCP Director7,8
  1. Marc Gotkine BSc (Hons), MBBS Lond. (Hons) Neurologist1 and
  2. Oded Abramsky MD Professor of Neurology Director of Agnes2

Published Online: 18 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444317008.ch22

International Neurology: A Clinical Approach

International Neurology: A Clinical Approach

How to Cite

Gotkine, M. and Abramsky, O. (2009) Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Sjögren's Syndrome, in International Neurology: A Clinical Approach (eds R. P. Lisak, D. D. Truong, W. M. Carroll and R. Bhidayasiri), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444317008.ch22

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA

  2. 4

    Detroit Medical Center, Harper University Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA

  3. 5

    The Parkinson and Movement Disorder Institute, Memorial Neuroscience Institute, Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center, Fountain Valley, CA, USA

  4. 6

    Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Perth, Australia

  5. 7

    Chulalongkorn Comprehensive Movement Disorders Center, Chulalongkorn University Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

  6. 8

    University of California at Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Neurology, Agnes Ginges Center for Human Neurogenetics, Hadassah University Hospital, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel

  2. 2

    Ginges Center for Human Neurogenetics, Department of Neurology, Hadassah University Hospital, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAY 2010
  2. Published Print: 11 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405157384

Online ISBN: 9781444317008

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Keywords:

  • systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis, and Sjögren's syndrome;
  • psychiatric and neurological symptoms - signalling damage to nervous system;
  • systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) – autoimmune disease affecting multiple organ systems;
  • environmental factors - sizeable role in frequency and severity of disease;
  • serum antibodies - neuropsychiatric involvement;
  • Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) - rheumatic disease

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)

  • Rheumatoid arthritis

  • Sjögren's syndrome

  • Management issues (applying to SLE, RA, and SS)

  • Further reading