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Please tell me, could chemotherapy cause/induce a lupus flare-up?

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Dr. Martin Morell
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Lupus

Is an autoimmune disease that can cause immune suppression, plus treatments can further suppress it.
Qhemo could further cause suppression, so yes a flare could occur.

In brief: Lupus

Is an autoimmune disease that can cause immune suppression, plus treatments can further suppress it.
Qhemo could further cause suppression, so yes a flare could occur.
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