A 36-year-old female asked:
I have sle lupus. is it normal to wake up with my neck sweating?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Rheumatology 24 years experience
See response below: Night sweats can happen with disease activity/flare or infections, you need to check your temperatures and keep a diary and tell your rheumatologist ,
if it only happened once, you do not need to worry about it.
Females can have thyroid problems which lead to heat/cold intolerance, patients need at least annual thyroid testing.
5.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 35-year-old member asked:
I have sle lupus is it normal to be sweating?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Dermatology 46 years experience
Systemic disease: The sin sle is systemic meaning it can affect multipleorgsn systems including skin, joints, kidneys, lungs , heart, etc. Although sweating is not a common occurrence, any symptom is possible in an unique individual. Depending on the area absorbent powder, evening antiperspirant may be helpful. Have your doctor evaluate you for internal involvement re kdneys etc.
6.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated May 3, 2014
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.