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What does DILE stand for?

DILE stands for Drug-Induced Lupus Erythematosus (autoimmune disease)

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Drug-induced lupus erythematosus (DILE) is defined as an entity characterized by clinical manifestations and immunopathological serum findings similar to those of idiopathic lupus, However, these are temporally related to continuous drug exposure and resolve after the discontinuation of the offending drug.
INH has been implicated as one of over 80 medications implicated in drug-induced lupus erythematosus (DILE), which has been defined as a lupus-like syndrome that is temporarily related to continuous drug exposure (from 1 month to over a decade) and resolves after cessation of the offending pharmacologic agent.