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Psychosis as the initial manifestation of systemic lupus erythematosus: the role of lupus band test and anti-ribosomal antibodies.
Since the introduction of direct immunofluorescence, the lupus band test has become an important tool for the diagnosis of cutaneous lupus erythematosus.
When a biopsy specimen of clinically typical lesions of lupus panniculitis is not suggestive, the positive lupus band test along the dermoepidermal junction supports a diagnosis of lupus panniculitis.11 In a very recent case report, the authors diagnosed a case of LEP with the aid of positive lupus band test.12