Retrospective Analysis of the Factors Affecting Growth Parameters in Turkish Children With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus


Balci S. , KIŞLA EKİNCİ R. M. , MELEK E. , KARABAY BAYAZIT A. , Dogruel D. , ALTINTAŞ D. U. , ...More

ARCHIVES OF RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.35, no.3, pp.357-365, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.46497/archrheumatol.2020.7573
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.357-365

Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to investigate the growth parameters in Turkish children with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and to compare these growth parameters according to the presence or absence of cyclophosphamide, rituximab treatment, cumulative corticosteroid dose, proliferative nephritis, and the last visit disease activity and damage index.