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How is a person with lupus to know if joint pain is a lupus flair or somwthing else?

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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Evaluation essential

This could be from the lupus, from an infection or be a simple mechanical problem.

In brief: Evaluation essential

This could be from the lupus, from an infection or be a simple mechanical problem.
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Let me explain

Lupus cuase the joint to heart , the effect come from the supporting soft tissue of the joint, when you have flare up in the lupus could be one or more reason, 1-from lupus it self , so some adjusment for lupus madication should be done.
2-from another sources, arthitis of the joint, this should be sepetratly.

In brief: Let me explain

Lupus cuase the joint to heart , the effect come from the supporting soft tissue of the joint, when you have flare up in the lupus could be one or more reason, 1-from lupus it self , so some adjusment for lupus madication should be done.
2-from another sources, arthitis of the joint, this should be sepetratly.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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