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Lupus in pregnancy caused me similar symptoms as when not pregnant. Isnt this a time of fewer problems?
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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
In brief: Sometimes
People with lupus can flare with pregnancy and in the past they were advised not to get pregnant.
A cousin of lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, more often goes into remission with pregnancy. Unfortunately lupus usually has no such an association.

In brief: Sometimes
People with lupus can flare with pregnancy and in the past they were advised not to get pregnant.
A cousin of lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, more often goes into remission with pregnancy. Unfortunately lupus usually has no such an association.
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