Author Archives: Dr. Kyriakos Kirou

Aug
5
2015

Can Males Get Lupus Nephritis?

by Dr. Kyriakos Kirou
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Males and Lupus Systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus) is a disease that mainly affects women of childbearing age. It is impressive that for every 9 women affected by lupus there is … More…

Apr
2
2014
4.2 Blog

In February, Hospital for Special Surgery, Molly’s Fund Fighting for Lupus, and Alliance for Lupus Research hosted a Facebook chat on Lupus and General Health. Participants asked many questions, but … More…

Aug
26
2013
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Hospital for Special Surgery and the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation hosted a Facebook chat on Lupus and General Health on May 14. Participants asked more than 160 questions, but our room full of experts … More…

Jul
11
2013

Lupus and Skin Involvement

by Dr. Kyriakos Kirou
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On May 14, Hospital for Special Surgery and the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation hosted a Facebook chat on Lupus and General Health. Participants asked more than 160 questions, but our room full of experts … More…

Feb
8
2012
Lupus Disease Concept as a Medical Condition

Q1. I often hear of people with Lupus Nephritis being older, is it odd that I happened to show the signs and effects at an early age (14)?  Also, I’ve already … More…