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does a lupus flare cause excessive saliva or almost drooling

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Inbox consultation: Healthtap offers an inbox consultation service. Please check her tonsilar size and consider uploading a photo of the posterior pharynx. If there is cr ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely: Most 1 yo kids drool because they are not embarrassed by it.Whether they are teething or just not aware that it bothers you it is part of a normal 1 y ... Read More
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Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
23 years experience Family Medicine
More information: How old is the child? Any chronic health issues? How long has this been going on? Any snoring? In any case your child should be evaluated by her do ... Read More
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Dr. Melissa Gowans
20 years experience Pediatrics
Babies Drool: All babies drool try not to get too anxious about that.The drool can be messy and lead to local rashes under the neck if not wiped away regularly, but ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Unlikely: Unless you are describing painful oral ulcers it is unlikely to be related to lupus. If you are concerned have it evaluated.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
SLE: This is dependent upon your condition as assessed by your treating doctor. Each patient will be different, but generally rest is important.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramachandran Srinivasan
51 years experience Rheumatology
Lupus: Lupus is a chronic autoimmune systemic disorder and can have quiet periods with acute intermittent flares. Mouth sores with severe body aches necessit ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Lupus: Seems consistent with SLE . Need Rheumatologist follow up and specific anti double stranded DNA and other labs. SLE affects your kidney and can cause ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Absolutely: Your general labs can be totally normal and you can still have lupus.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Mouth sores!: Usually painless, but can hurt. Frequently associated with low white count. Systemic lupus is the great mimick!
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
Painless ulcers: Mouth ulcers are sometimes the first signs of lupus and occur in 10-45 % of lupus patients. The are usually painless sores. Some lupus patients have g ... Read More
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