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Doctor insights on: Does Lupus Ever Go Away Permanently

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Can continuing to poke lymphnodes make them irritated and not go away? And if you have lupus how long after meds does it take for them 2 go away

No: If you poke any tissue it would be more irritated , there is no time limit when l/nodes would go away , ithink you meant swelling of l/nodes please donot pke. ...Read more

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Does discoid lupus ever just go away?

Does discoid lupus ever just go away?

Unlikely: Discoid lupus is a chronic inflammatory autoimmune disease that is unlikely to resolve spontaneously. ...Read more

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If someone has PRES because of lupus what is the treatment to make the PRES go away?

See below: Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome is characterized by headache, confusion, seizures, visual loss and M.R.I. showing characteristic lesions. It is seen in lupus and treatment is treatment of lupus, treatment of coexisting hypertension, and treatment of kidney failure or eclapsia if it exists. You should be and probably are in the good hands of a Rheumatologist, Neurologist and others. ...Read more

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I have discoid lupus- is there anything that will help get my rash to go away?

I have discoid lupus- is there anything that will help get my rash to go away?

Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine): Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) 200 to 400 mg daily is often effective in treating and preventing lupus skin rash. Ask your doctor about the potential side effects and benefits. ...Read more

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I have lupus Sle and I keep getting the shingles ? This is the4th time Ive had them ? Why won't it go away?

I have lupus Sle and I keep getting the shingles ? This is the4th time Ive had them ? Why won't it go away?

SLE and Zoster: Most likely, your zoster eruptions associate with your anti- lupus meds - steroids, immune suppressants, etc. Zoster therapy should be prolonged for you. ...Read more

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I have gotten 3 oral granulomas in 2 months. They go away and come back in a different place in my mouth. Is it from nursing? Or sores from lupus?

I have gotten 3 oral granulomas in 2 months. They go away and come back in a different place in my mouth. Is it from nursing? Or sores from lupus?

Oral sore /lupus: see previous answer. F/U with rheumatologist as if from lupus will only resolve with lupus treatment. Check herpes I titers,may be concomitant infection. Chck TSH maybe high and predispose to poor immune regulation. gargle with saltwater to avoid super- infection with bacteria,check for strep. Check it is lupus and not sarcoid/bechets ...Read more