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If you have skin lupus is there a greater chance of you developing sle systematic lupus or can skin lupus progress to systematic lupus?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes and yes

Skin involvement may be the initial manifestation of systemic disease.
However, it more commonly remains confined to the skin especially if it is no only manifestation for at least a year.

In brief: Yes and yes

Skin involvement may be the initial manifestation of systemic disease.
However, it more commonly remains confined to the skin especially if it is no only manifestation for at least a year.
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