At this session of the SLE Workshop at HSS, Dr. Kyriakos Kirou presented his expertise on the diagnosis, symptoms, treatments, and research related to lupus and kidney involvement. Kirou is an assistant attending physician at HSS’s new lupus clinic.
WASHINGTON, D.—The genotypes of patients with lupus nephritis (LN) may not predict response to mycophenolate mofetil (MMF), according to a new study presented at the American College of Rheumatology annual meeting.
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