Article Text

PDF

Ptosis in systemic lupus erythematosus
  1. John G. Lanham,
  2. Keith B. Elkon,
  3. Graham R. V. Hughes

    Abstract

    Mild unilateral ptosis was observed in 11 women with systemic lupus erythematosus. It was associated with active disease in 8 patients, but only 2 had overt cerebral involvement. Isolated ptosis should not therefore be regarded as an indication of cerebral lupus.

    Statistics from Altmetric.com

    Request permissions

    If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.