disseminated lupus erythematosus

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Noun1.disseminated lupus erythematosus - an inflammatory disease of connective tissue with variable features including fever and weakness and fatigability and joint pains and skin lesions on the face or neck or arms
lupus - any of several forms of ulcerative skin disease
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A variable symptom complex of undetermined etiology with fatal termination: including conditions described as visceral erythema group (Osler), disseminated lupus erythematosus, atypical verrucous endocarditis (Libman-Sacks), fever of unknown origin (Christian) and diffuse peripheral vascular disease (Baehr and others).

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