When assessing a patient for “red-eye” with severe ocular pain, rheumatologists should have a high index of suspicion for scleritis. In this article, rheumatologist Rula Hajj-Ali, MD, discusses how to alleviate pain and prevent complications in inflammatory eye disease.
Lupus With Vision Loss: A Case Study
Physicians need a keen eye when evaluating patients with vision loss. In this video, rheumatologist Emily Littlejohn, DO, MPH, shares an atypical presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus.
Preserving Vision after Lupus Retinal Vasculitis Diagnosis
Aggressive measures are called for in cases of systemic lupus erythematosus retinal vasculitis. Without accurate diagnosis and treatments, stakes are high, including the risk of major vision loss.
Multidisciplinary Lupus Clinic Delivers Comprehensive Care
Cleveland Clinic’s multidisciplinary Lupus Clinic was established by the Department of Rheumatic and Immunologic Diseases to integrate the management of patients with SLE and provide comprehensive, leading-edge care.
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A Case Study in Collaboration
A 29-year-old woman is referred to Cleveland Clinic Lupus Clinic with multiple symptoms. The physician team creates a treatment strategy that results in rapid resolution of many problems.