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A 37-year-old female asked:

Dxed w/ sle 3yrs (positive ana, anti-ds dna, anti-chromatin, anti-cardiolipin antibodies, rash, nasal/oral lesions, etc.). i also have mild psoriasis/uveitis. dr. suspect possible psoriatic arthritis. is it possible to have both psa and lupus?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 50 years experience
Yes!: While lupus is not uncommon, psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis or quite common! I have patients with both.
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