Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

is there any relation between lupus and diabetes

A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Not likely: Why worry about 3 disorders, as you likely possess one unifying diagnosis to explain your problems. A good place to start is with an endocrinologist ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Lupus: Lupus can cause body damage and damage the pancreas which in turn may cause diabetes. There is a greater chance to develop diabetes from the treatment ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
"Used to"?: Hi. I'm unclear...did your central DI spontaneously resolve? We don't expect to see that, and it makes me question the original diagnosis of DI in the ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Gonzalez-mendoza
41 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
Autoimmune Disorders: Lupus, type1 diabetes and most cases of hypo and hyper thyroidism are auto immune disorders, your immune system attacks your own cells.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Angus Worthing
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Close monitoring: Many sle patients have limited disease but do have recurrent flares, and medications can interact with diabetes (eg, Prednisone worsens it). To contin ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
Not unless: Not unless it is type 1 diabetes or the autoimmune form of diabetes.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Complicated: Unfortunately, your additional diagnoses willvtend to slow the healing process, and cansensitize you to pain that in ssomeone without them might find ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Terri Washington
15 years experience Endocrinology
Most likely DM: Most people with type 2 dm have had it for years before it is ever diaganosed. You may have had it and it lead to neuropathy but to know for sure if ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amy Friedman
38 years experience Transplant Surgery
Same as other donors: Evaluation of a possible kidney donor includes consideration of diabetes, lupus, hypertension etc. Although diabetes type 2 is to some degree heredit ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Some advice: Location of problem either right brain, or high cervical spinal cord, and could be seen with an ms plaque, lupus cerebritis or even stroke activity se ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month