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Anyone out there have lupus or a mctd?
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
In brief: Many patients.
Lupus affects 1/1000 people, but the sex ratio is skewed toward women at 10:1.
The prevalence of mctd, a much more mild disease is approximately the same. The most common autoimmune disease is sjogren's syndrome, affecting 1/500 people, again primarly females.

In brief: Many patients.
Lupus affects 1/1000 people, but the sex ratio is skewed toward women at 10:1.
The prevalence of mctd, a much more mild disease is approximately the same. The most common autoimmune disease is sjogren's syndrome, affecting 1/500 people, again primarly females.
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