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What are the symptoms of systemic lupus erythematosus?

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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Many

People with lupus may have joint pain, skin rashes, chest pain, heart probelms, hair loss, fingers changing color in the cold, rash in the sunshine, neuro-psychologic problems.
These are only soemof the symtpoms peopel can have. They can also have none of these. Your physician will evaluate all of these, get labs tests and imaging.

In brief: Many

People with lupus may have joint pain, skin rashes, chest pain, heart probelms, hair loss, fingers changing color in the cold, rash in the sunshine, neuro-psychologic problems.
These are only soemof the symtpoms peopel can have. They can also have none of these. Your physician will evaluate all of these, get labs tests and imaging.
Dr. John Goldman
Dr. John Goldman
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: 11 criteria

There are eleven diagnostic criteria for lupus including arthritis, rash, raynauds, low white count, pleurisy or pericarditis, kidney disease, seizures, a positive ana, etc.

In brief: 11 criteria

There are eleven diagnostic criteria for lupus including arthritis, rash, raynauds, low white count, pleurisy or pericarditis, kidney disease, seizures, a positive ana, etc.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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