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Troy, NY
A 30-year-old female asked:

Does having sjgren's or lupus mean that i'm immunecompromised or have a weak immune system? are infections more dangerous? currently not treated?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Your immune system is not weak, if anything it is overactive, however, paradoxically that does make you more susceptible to infections. Visit this site for additional information on this subject: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK459437/ Wish you good health!
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