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Can men have lupus and is it contageous?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jason Campbell
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes / No

Yes men can have lupus.
It is an auto-immune disease that can affect men and women but is more common in women. It affects various body areas such as skin, joints, kidneys, brain, etc. The disease is not contagious. More info available at lupus.Org.

In brief: Yes / No

Yes men can have lupus.
It is an auto-immune disease that can affect men and women but is more common in women. It affects various body areas such as skin, joints, kidneys, brain, etc. The disease is not contagious. More info available at lupus.Org.
Dr. Jason Campbell
Dr. Jason Campbell
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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes. No.

Autoimmune diseases such as lupus are more common in women but men also get lupus.
No, lupus is not contagious.

In brief: Yes. No.

Autoimmune diseases such as lupus are more common in women but men also get lupus.
No, lupus is not contagious.
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Dr. Pierre Moeser
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