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Is sle a connective tissue disease?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
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In brief: Yes

It is classified as aconnective tissue disease because it involves joints and soft tissue with inflammation along with rheumatoid arthritis, dermatomyosits, and mixed connective tissue disease.

In brief: Yes

It is classified as aconnective tissue disease because it involves joints and soft tissue with inflammation along with rheumatoid arthritis, dermatomyosits, and mixed connective tissue disease.
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Yes

Sle (lupus) is an autoimmune disease in the mixed connective tissue disease family.

In brief: Yes

Sle (lupus) is an autoimmune disease in the mixed connective tissue disease family.
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