The Science Journal of the Lander College of Arts and Sciences


Systemic Lupus Erythematosus is a disease that manifests in many different ways. The cause of lupus still remains elusive. However, many of the pathologies associated with the disease as well as the disease process have been described. The pathophysiology of the disease as well as its effects on specific patient groups will be discussed below. More specifically, Systemic Lupus’ effect on pregnancy with current diagnostic and treatment modalities will be the focus of this paper.



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