A member asked:

Just dx with lupus and having some pain in left side of the the chest! any idea what could be the cause? slight pain in left upper back as well.

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Dr. Ronald Krauser answered

Specializes in Rheumatology

You likely have pleurisy which is an inflammation of the membrane covering the lungs and is common in patients with lupus.

Answered Aug 21, 2015



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