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I have vonwillebrands disease and lupus (sle). is it to dangerouse for me to travel out of the u.s. to a disease infested, poverty sticken country?

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Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Maybe: Not particularly worries about von willebrands disease. You are in fact immunocompromised with lupus i suspect degree of control and current medications. Will help your rheumatologist arrive at recommendations to help you make a decision regarding risk.
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