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Virius Lupus

Virius Lupus ( – after 205) (possibly Lucius Virius Lupus)Mennen, pg. 130 was a Roman soldier and politician of the late 2nd and early 3rd century.==Biography==Virius Lupus was the first member of the '' Romangens Virii'' to attain high office in the RomangensRoman Empire . His early career is unknown, but prior to 196, he would have been appointed as '' consul suffectus ''. He is first attested as serving as '' consul suffectusLegatus Augusti pro praetore '' at consul suffectusLegatus... read more

Lupus, Missouri

Lupus is a city in Moniteau County , Moniteau CountyMissouri , Moniteau CountyMissouriUnited States . The population was 33 at the 2010 census . It is part of the 2010 censusJefferson City, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area .The city was originally named Wolfe's Point. However, when it was discovered that another city in Missouri had a similar name the city was forced to change its name. A local school teacher suggested ''Lupus'', the Latin for wolf. The city is most well known for its... read more

Lupus (constellation)

Lupus is a constellation located in the deep southern sky. Its name is constellationLatin for constellationLatinwolf . Lupus was one of the 48 constellations listed by the 2nd century astronomer constellationLatinwolfPtolemy , and it remains one of the 88 modern constellations, although it was previously an asterism associated with the neighboring constellation asterismCentaurus .==History and mythology==In ancient times, the constellation was considered an asterism within asterismCentaurus... read more

Lupus (journal)

''Lupus'' is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the field of Rheumatology. The journal's editor is Graham R.V. Hughes (King's College London). It has been in publication since 1991 and is currently published by SAGE Publications.== Scope ==''Lupus'' is devoted exclusively to Lupus and related disease research. The journal includes new, clinical and laboratory-based studies from specialists in lupus-related disciplines such as rheumatology, dermatology and immunology. == Abstracting... read more

Petroscirtes lupus

''Petroscirtes lupus'', the Wolf fangbelly, is a species of combtooth blenny found in coral reefs in the western Pacific ocean. This species reaches a length of TL. A variably greyish, brown or greenish blenny with six large dark blotches, white dots and dashes on upper sides, and dark dots below.Dianne J. Bray, 2011, Brown Sabretooth Blenny, Petroscirtes lupus, in Fishes of Australia, accessed 16 Oct 2014, http://www.fishesofaustralia.net.au/home/species/4755 read more

Omox lupus

''Omox lupus'' is a species of combtooth blenny found in coral reefs in the western central Pacific ocean, around Papua New Guinea. read more

Edward Lupus

Born in 1834 in Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany, Edward Lupus arrived in Baltimore at age 19 on November 8, 1853 from Bremen. At the time of his immigration to the United States, he reported his profession as a joiner. By 1860, Edward Lupus had married and lived at 16 West Baltimore Street with his wife, Sophia Lupus, their children, Rudolph and Charles, as well as an older Rudolph Lupus, a watchmaker and likely relative of Edward, and Rudolph’s wife, Louisa Lupus. The two continued to share both residences... read more

Cornelius Lupus

Cornelius Lupus was a Roman statesman who served as Proconsul of Creta et Cyrenaica during the reign of Emperor Tiberius. He was a friend of Claudius. read more

Luposicya lupus

''Luposicya lupus'' is a species of goby native to the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean. This species lives on large fan-shaped or floppy sponges growing on reefs at depths down to . This species grows to a length of SL. This species is the only known member of its genus. read more

Lupus anticoagulant

Lupus anticoagulant (also known as lupus antibody, LA, LAC, or lupus inhibitors) is an immunoglobulin that binds to immunoglobulinphospholipid s and immunoglobulinphospholipidprotein s associated with the cell membrane. Lupus anticoagulant is a misnomer, as it is actually a prothrombotic agent. Lupus anticoagulant antibodies in living systems cause an increase in inappropriate blood clotting. The name derives from their properties in vitro, since in laboratory tests, these antibodies increase... read more

Lupus (name)

Lupus means "wolf" in Latin. It was a Latin cognomen and since then has also become a given name and family name. read more

Lupus pernio

Lupus pernio is a chronic raised indurated (hardened) lesion of the skin, often purplish in color. It is seen on the nose, ears, cheeks, lips, and forehead. It is pathognomonic of sarcoidosis. The name "lupus pernio" is a misnomer, as microscopically this disease shows granulomatous infiltration and does not have features of either lupus or pernio.Lupus pernio is associated with poor outcomes and lower rate of resolution.== External links ==Category:Monocyte- and macrophage-related cutaneous conditions read more

Lupus vulgaris

Lupus vulgaris (also known as Tuberculosis luposa) are painful cutaneous tuberculosis skin lesions with nodular appearance, most often on the face around the nose, eyelids, lips, cheeks, ears and neck. It is the most common ''M. tuberculosis'' skin infection. The lesions may ultimately develop into disfiguring skin ulcers if left untreated.==Etymology==The term "lupus" to describe an ulcerative skin disease dates to the late thirteenth century, though it was not until the mid-nineteenth that two... read more

Anthony Lupus

The Werewolf (Anthony Lupus) is a DC Comics character.==Publication history==Anthony Lupus first appeared in ''Batman'' #255 and was created by Len Wein and Dennis O'Neil.==Fictional character biography==Anthony Lupus is a former Olympic Decathlon champion who suffers from severe headaches until he meets Dr. Achilles Milo, who uses a drug to treat them. However, the treatment also turns him into a werewolf. Milo discovers that Lupus suffers from lycanthropy, which is the source of Anthony's headaches.... read more

Lupus nephritis

Lupus nephritis (also known as SLE nephritis) is an inflammation of the kidneys caused by systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), a disease of the autoimmune system. It is a type of glomerulonephritis in which the glomeruli become inflamed. As the result of SLE, the cause of glomerulonephritis is said to be ''secondary'' and has a different pattern and outcome from conditions with a ''primary'' cause originating in the kidney.==Signs and symptoms==General symptoms of lupus nephritis include Class I ... read more


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