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Lupus Ears Turn Purple Sun
What can I do to change my purple legs to normal? I have lupus and my legs are discolored purple. I'm white complected and i want to know what to do.
My face and ears feel hot not red not flushed just hot3 days now I have pots and more than likely lupus.. Is it the lupus or pots or just weird no fvr?
Something else: Discuss with primary---this is not consistent with lupus. ...Read more
After drinking alcohol what has looked like a malar went a purple colour, felt hot and made face look awful. woke up & it's gone. sound like lupus?
Absolutely not: That scenario is not consistent with lupus. ...Read more
I have a large, itchy red and purple bruise on my leg. It started out small and light pink and I thought it was an insect bite. I have lupus too?
Can lupus rash be all over face and forehead ears etc... Or is it only occurs on the cheeks and nose bridge only?
Not only on nose: There are many forms of lupus. The butterfly rash is well described but the rash not only need to be there it can occur on other facial areas a well as the trunk. Males tend to be less prone but lupus occurs in them as well. The best test is to see a rheumatologist or your primary as a start. A few simple blood tests can rule out lupus quickly. ...Read more
ANA 250 -Indirect Immunofluoresence Assay with both speckled pattern, elevated ESR, rash with lesions on chest, neck,ears,face - LUPUS ?
Talk to doctor: Although these findings are not incompatible with lupus, the lack of joint symptoms points away from the diagnosis. The diagnosis of nearly all diseases should be made by a doctor and not by lab tests alone. ...Read more