Fever is a common symptom of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), and because of this it is difficult to discriminate between SLE flare and infection. DNI may be a marker to differentiate infections from SLE flares in febrile SLE patients. PubMed Lupus. 2013 Aug 9. (Also see: Lupus Symptoms)
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