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Lupus-scleroderma syndrome induced by ethosuximide.
  1. P C Teoh,
  2. H L Chan

    Abstract

    Features of both systemic lupus erythematosus and scleroderma developed in a young Chinese girl while on multiple anticonvulsant therapy. These were reversed after withdrawal of the drugs. Readministration of ethosuximide for control of epilepsy caused a relapse with predominant sclerodermatous features. These clinical signs again resolved after ethosuximide withdrawal.

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