A member asked:

Is orthostatic intolerance common in people lupus or sjogrens?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Brad Goldenberg answered

Specializes in Neonatology

Uncommon: No specific increased risk of orthostasis was mentioned in standard descriptions of these illnesses, however, autoimmune illnesses can cause edema and third spacing with flare-ups, which will increase the risk of orthostasis greatly. I hope that helps

Answered 1/18/2015



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