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Systemic lupus erythematosus

Stress and the onset of SLE

New evidence strengthens the hypothesis that exposure to trauma and the associated physiological responses contribute to the development of autoimmune diseases, including systemic lupus erythematosus.

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Morand, E. Stress and the onset of SLE. Nat Rev Rheumatol 14, 127–128 (2018).

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