Acute pancreatitis as a rare presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus – A case report


  • Dr. Vishnu U Resident, Department of General Medicine, Coimbatore Medical College and Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.


Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Acute pancreatitis, antidsDNA, antismith Antibody, SLE, autoimmune


Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a multi-organ system autoimmune disease of significant complexity, morbidity and mortality. The prevalence of SLE is reported as 20-150 per 1 lakh population and is common in women with onset in 16-55 years of age. SLE has a wide range of clinical and serological manifestations that affects various organ. Here, we report a case of 38 year old women with acute pancreatitis as a rare presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus.


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How to Cite

U, V. (2023). Acute pancreatitis as a rare presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus – A case report . The Journal of Medicine and Science, 2(02), 40–42. Retrieved from



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