Simultaneous Occurrence of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis and Membranous Glomerulonephritis

  • Lilia Baili Internal Medicine Department, Habib Thameur Hospital, Tunis
  • Imène Rachdi Internal Medicine Department, Habib Thameur Hospital, Tunis
  • Fatma Daoud Internal Medicine Department, Habib Thameur Hospital, Tunis
  • Zohra Aydi Internal Medicine Department, Habib Thameur Hospital, Tunis
  • Basma Ben Dhaou Internal Medicine Department, Habib Thameur Hospital, Tunis
  • Samir Kochbati Internal Medicine Department, Habib Thameur Hospital, Tunis
  • Fatma Boussema Internal Medicine Department, Habib Thameur Hospital, Tunis

Abstract

Introduction: Membranous glomerulonephritis is commonly described in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and hypothyroidism.

Clinical presentation: We report a case of a 40-year-old woman who presented with a membranous glomerulonephritis associated with SLE, rheumatoid arthritis and hypothyroidism due to Hashimoto's thyroiditis.

Conclusions: The simultaneous occurrence of these three diseases as possible causes of membranous glomerulonephritis is extremely exceptional.

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  • Published: 2014-11-11

    Issue: Vol 1 (2014) (view)

    Section: Articles

    How to cite:
    Baili, L., Rachdi, I., Daoud, F., Aydi, Z., Ben Dhaou, B., Kochbati, S., & Boussema, F. (2014). Simultaneous Occurrence of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis and Membranous Glomerulonephritis. European Journal of Case Reports in Internal Medicine, 1(1). https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.12890/2014_000122