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Lupus Throat Closing
Every day at night i feel pressure and discomfort in my throat I have systemic lupus but no thyroid disease what can cause this pressure ?
SLE and throat pain: I would check with your doctor.Get a more detailed answer ›
I was diagnosed with Lupus and was told I also have sjogren's syndrome. I was wondering, every time I drink cool/cold water my throat gets sore. Why?
Sjogren's dryness: This may be related to the The dryness related to Sjogren's. Otherwise I have no other explanation. You can discuss this with your rheumatologist. ...Read more
Can lupus first show up as a skin rash during summer then start affecting joints and throat 7/8 months later?
Yes: Symptoms can come in any order, but by 2 years, one generally knows what to expect. ...Read more
I have lupus and GERD i feel pressure on my throat at night and some times food stuck near my sternum what is this ?
Have lupus & never colds, etc.Get initial symptoms (sore throat, sinus pain, etc)&they go away in days.It's like my body fights it off fast.Common?
May have: May have a mild viral illness or your immune system is overactive enough to fight off the infection. ...Read more
I had a nuclear pathoroid test yesterday today I have sore throat feel really tired and ache all over I have lupus could test have given me a flare?
Parathyroid test: Not likely but discuss with your Dr who did test and with your Dr. They know you best. ...Read more
I have lupus & since 2 days ago I've had a very sore throat & body aches all over. No nasal symptoms. Im not sure if this is a cause for concern or not?
It could be: It could be your lupus, but you could have an infection as well. See your doctor to be evaluated. ...Read more