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Author Credentials

Rajesh Gopalarathinam MD Vamsee Chirumamilla MBBS Balachandran Vaidyanathan MBBS

DOI

10.33470/2379-9536.1261

Abstract

Macrophage activation syndrome (MAS) is a rare life-threatening complication that sometimes occurs in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and other connective tissue diseases. This syndrome is universally fatal without treatment, and therefore, prompt diagnosis and initiation of treatment is of vital importance.

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The authors have no financial disclosures to declare and no conflicts of interest to report.

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