Neonatal Lupus

Neonatal lupus is rare autoimmune disorder disease that is present at birth (congenital) which can be a severe and life-threatening disease. Neonatal lupus occurs when the maternal auto antibodies of Ro/La family are passed to her child in utero. These auto antibodies can cause a decrease in red blood cells (anemia), white blood cells ,platelets and a characteristic red rash or skin eruption, fever, congenital heart block .In addition infants with neonatal lupus may develop liver disease, a heart condition known as congenital heart , fatigue, loss of appetite and weight loss.

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Neonatal Lupus Erythematosus
  • Congenital Lupus
  • Drug-induced Lupus Erythematosus
  • Nutrient profile models

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