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Norcross, GA
A 52-year-old female asked:

Sle. serositis 2 mo ago. still have what dr says is pleurisy pain. pain and pressure in r side and chest. how long will it last or is it chronic?

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Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
Serositis: Should get better when sle gets controlled. But it's s chronic disease so there's a chance of recurrence.
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Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 56 years experience
Uncertain: Your list of medications are not characteristic for a patient with lupus. You need a ct of the chest and an echo, see a cardiologist, pulmonary specialist and discuss with you rheumatologist.
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Last updated Feb 4, 2017

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