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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
None: Diet and omega 3 fatty acids may help but there are no specific vitamin or herbal supplements for sle. Avoiding sugar and dairy is helpful for some pe ... Read More
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Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Ultrainflamx: Any autoimmune disease bring down constant t cell primed response is important so take all small things like sneezing runny nose or signs of inflammat ... Read More
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A 16-year-old member asked:
Dr. Angus Worthing
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes, but: Theoretically, a "reboot" of the immune system, ie a bone marrow transplant, could cure lupus, but this is risky enough that it is very rare. The best ... Read More
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
SLE treatment: Systemic lupus erythematosus (sle) is a long-term autoimmune disorder that may affect the skin, joints, kidneys, brain, and other organs. There is no ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Autoimmune disease: A disease in which your body makes antibodies against your own cells. These antibodies cause destruction and inflammation which produce a wide variet ... Read More
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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
Systemic lupus: Lupus erythematosus is a chronic inflammatory disease of unknown cause. The immune system attacks the patient's own body (autoimmunity) and can inflam ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Multiple causes:: medication, stress, overuse, low calcium, magnesium or electrolytes.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Reeves
29 years experience Neurology
Many things: One unusual cause is something called hashimoto encephalopathy. Other autoimmune disorders can cross-react with brain tissue.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
What about labs?: Still insufficient information, your doctor would suspect lupus, s/he is correct, but still a suspicion till proven right, other pieces of clinical pu ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Axel Martinez-Irizarry
16 years experience Family Medicine
Can be.: Lupus is a systemic inflammatory condition, SLE most often harms the heart, joints, skin, lungs, blood vessels, liver, kidneys, and nervous system. N ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Anxiety gets bad rap: Anxiety is guilty of many things and often is at the scene when other symptoms act up - but i think it ought not be the prime suspect for facial tics ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
?: It may cause tremors as a side effect, you are on a low dose though, at any rate, not all listed side effects should be be experienced. Keep a diary ... Read More
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Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Many but need doctor: The first thing to do is define your lupus, everyone with lupus is different.You need to contact your physician - see a rheumatologist, define yo ... Read More
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