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muscle pain, butterfly rash, fatigue. positive ana and elevated rnp. is this likely lupus?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Lupus: It is suggestive of lupus. See a rheumatologist for a definitive diagnosls.
Answered on Feb 3, 2015
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Dr. Robert Kent
12 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Very possible: It does fit the lupus picture. That being said, discuss this diagnosis as well as other possibilities with your rheumatologist.
Answered on Feb 3, 2015

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