Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences

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Severe, Recurrent Mesenteric Vasculitis as the Initial Presentation of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Mohammadreza Seyyedmajidi 1 and Jamshid Vafaeimanesh 2 , *
Authors Information
1 Golestan Research Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, Iran
2 Clinical Research Development Center, Qom University of Medical Sciences, Qom, Iran
Article information
  • Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences: November 30, 2014, 16 (11); 55-56
  • Published Online: December 2, 2013
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: May 20, 2013
  • Accepted: September 18, 2013

To Cite: Seyyedmajidi M, Vafaeimanesh J. Severe, Recurrent Mesenteric Vasculitis as the Initial Presentation of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Zahedan J Res Med Sci. 2014 ; 16(11):55-56.

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Case Presentation
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