A 50-year-old member asked:
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is it possible for lupus in the mother to cause the child to have eczema?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: The two issues are unrelated.
Answered on Jul 2, 2014
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
No: no
Answered on Jul 2, 2014

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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No: There is no evidence linking the two issues.
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No.: They are two unrelated diseases. Eczema is quite common so the combination would not be unusual!
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Facial cream: Virgin coconut oil works well especially in getting rid of redness.
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More than rash: Lupus is a multisystem disease that may include a rash. Family history is quite important. Diagnosis involves a thorough physical exam and blood work.

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