A 28-year-old female asked:
Lupus/sjogrens. get frequent moments where my brain feels swollen & i'm confused.prednisone always clears it up but md doesn't know true cause. ?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Difficult to say.: True cause may never be known. If the rheumatologist doesn't know it is unlikely we will know. Since pred seems to clear it up i suspect it is related to the sle/sjogren's.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
5.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Nov 25, 2014
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $44!
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.