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A 54-year-old female asked:

Sle pt. pleuritis/pericarditis off/on joint pain.sed rate ">140".crp norm.eosin incr. c3 81. dr just says repeat. something different or sle?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 54 years experience
See details: These symptoms are all consistent with a lupus flare. A more detailed evaluation needs to be done now. Repeating lab is not enough.
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