A member asked:

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 answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

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.

Answered 12/29/2012



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