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My mom might have lupus. Does lupus kill you?

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Dr. Jeffrey Miller
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Sometimes

Lupus patients die from infections(usually taking a lot of steroids), kidney disease, and brain disease but the disease usually slows down after 40.

In brief: Sometimes

Lupus patients die from infections(usually taking a lot of steroids), kidney disease, and brain disease but the disease usually slows down after 40.
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