Drug-induced autoimmune disorders

K. Krohn, R. Bennett

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Induction of autoimmune syndromes by drugs is a well-described clinical phenomenon. This article reviews the literature on drug-induced lupus and other autoimmune syndromes induced by pharmacologic agents. The induction of autoimmune syndromes by biologic agents used in clinical medicine is reviewed because these agents are becoming a more common cause of autoimmune syndromes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)897-911
Number of pages15
JournalImmunology and Allergy Clinics of North America
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1998
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology


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