The Efficiency of Complex Differential Treatment of the Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematous Considering the Features of Bone Tissue Structure Remodeling

U. Abrahamovych, L. Tsyhanyk, O. Abrahamovych, M. Farmaha, O. Romanyuk  Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Systemic lupus erythematous (SLE) is an autoimmune disease with peculiar plural and pathological processes in different organs and systems including bone tissue. Patient’s physiological, social and psychological states depend on the degree of damage of bone system. Nowadays, Read More …

Diagnostic Value of the Laboratory Markers of Acute Cytomegalovirus Infection in Patients With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

U. Abrahamovych, O. Abrahamovych, S. Guta, L. Thyhanyk, O. Romaniuk  Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is one of the major medical and social problems, as it is most commonly seen in young people, accompanied by a variety of multiple organ lesions and clinical manifestations that often lead to disability and Read More …

Analysis of Markers of Bone Remodeling and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Activity Index Interconnections

L. Tsyhanyk, O. Abrahamovych, U. Abrahamovych, O. Romanyuk, S. Guta Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmune systemic disease, which is characterized by multiple organ disorders, in particular – bones. The development of osteoporosis (OP) is an extended process and even the complicated aggravation does not have enough Read More …

The Analysis of the Effect of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Selected Indicators and Its Treatment on Bone Mineral Density

L. Tsyhanyk, U. Abrahamovych, O. Romaniuk Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. The lesions of the bone and joint system start to appear during the first ten years of disease in 25.0 % of patients with SLE. The prevalence of osteopenia ranges from 4.0 to 74.0 % and the prevalence of osteoporosis – from Read More …

Herpesviruses in Patients With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (Literature Review and Clinical Cases Description)

U. Abrahamovych, O. Abrahamovych, S. Guta Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Systemic lupus erythematosus is one of the autoimmune diseases prevailing in women of reproductive age and is, quite often, the cause of their disability. In recent years, the attention of researchers has been focused on clarifying the role of herpesviruses in origin, Read More …

Characteristics of the Autonomic Nervous System State in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus with the Different Activity Degree According to the Indices of Heart Rate Variability

U. Abrahamovych Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Vegetative disorders are a term that unites varieties of origin and manifestations of the violation of vegetative functions of the organism, which are caused by the disorders of their neurogenic regulation. Regarding the pathogenesis of the autonomic nervous system (NS) dysfunction in the presence of systemic Read More …

Сomparative Evaluation of Bone Mineral Density Based upon the Results of Ultrasound Osteodensitometry, X-ray Osteodensitometry, and Dual-Energy X-ray Absorptiometry Tests in Premenopausal Women with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

U. Abrahamovych1, O. Abrahamovych1, L. Tsyhanyk1, O. Synenkyi2, S. Guta1 1Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University 2Lviv Regional Clinical Hospital Introduction. Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmune disease characterized by the chronic inflammation and multisystemic damages, accompanied by lesions in osteoarticular system, including secondary osteoporosis (OP) ­ an important risk factor for low­energy fractures. Read More …

Characteristics of Bone Tissue in Postmenopausal Women with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

О. Аbrahamovych1, U. Аbrahamovych1, L. Tsyhanyk1, О. Synenkyi2, О. Romanyuk1  1Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University 2Lviv Regional Clinical Hospital Introduction. Osteoporosis is one of the most common systemic diseases of the skeletal system that is characterized by decreased bone mass per unit volume, increased bone fragility and risk of fractures. The prevalence of low bone Read More …

Characteristics of the Autonomic Nervous System State in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus with the Different Activity Degree According to the Indices of Heart Rate Variability

U. Abrahamovych The aim of the study was to describe the autonomic nervous system state in the patients with systemic lupus erythematosus with the different activity degree of the disease according to the heart rate variability indices. The study involved 83 patients. It was concluded, that the autonomic nervous system state in the patients with Read More …

Bone Tissue Remodeling Features in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Depending on the Degree of Bone Tissue Mineral Density Reduction

U. Abrahamovych Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Osteoporosis is a systemic disease of the skeleton characterized by a decrease in bone mass and a violation of the microarchitectonics of bone tissue, which leads to increased bone fragility and fractures. Today, osteoporosis is one of the priority health problems due to the high prevalence Read More …