DISCOID


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DISCOIDDirect Scan Operating with Integrated Delay
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Discoid meniscus was classified according to Watanabe et al where if the meniscus occupied more than 80% of the tibial plateau it is considered as complete type and less than 80% but wider than usual is called as incomplete type and as a Wrisberg ligament.
A discoid lateral meniscus is the most common abnormality of the lateral meniscus.
Kelly has a diagnosis of discoid lupus, which causes her skin to be hypersensitive to sunlight, the suit states.
Multi-million album selling British soul and RnB singer-songwriter Seal, best known for his Grammy Award-winning 1996 hit Kiss from a Rose, has scars on his face as a result of a type of lupus called discoid lupus erythematosus, which specifically affects the skin above the neck.
ASF-1096 is a product candidate in phase II that is being investigated as a treatment for discoid lupus erythematosus, a severe, chronic, inflammatory and disfiguring skin disease that affects about 3 out of 10,000 in the general population.
Chronic Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus (CCLE) / Discoid Lupus Erythematosus (DLE) Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014
Some lupus conditions, such as widespread cutaneous lupus and discoid lupus erythematosus, affect the skin but not internal organs.
As a cutaneous variant of lupus erythematosus, discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE) is thought to have a good prognosis; however, the involvement of internal organs with a transition to systemic disease may occur.
Lupus erythematosus can be subdivided into 3 major clinical variants: chronic discoid (DLE), which is limited to the skin; a subacute form in which skin lesions accompany mild systemic symptoms; and the systemic (acute) form.