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Help me understand systemic lupus?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: S L E

Systemic lupus erythematosus is an auto immune disease, that can affect skin, joints, kodneys, brain, and other organs.
Auto immune means bodys immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissues symptoms vary from person to person and may come and go.It is diagnosed with history of symptoms and blood tests for several antibodies it is treated with steroids and non steroidal meds, avoid sun and wear protect.

In brief: S L E

Systemic lupus erythematosus is an auto immune disease, that can affect skin, joints, kodneys, brain, and other organs.
Auto immune means bodys immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissues symptoms vary from person to person and may come and go.It is diagnosed with history of symptoms and blood tests for several antibodies it is treated with steroids and non steroidal meds, avoid sun and wear protect.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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