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What is systemic lupus?
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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Autoimmune disease
Lupus erythematosus is a chronic inflammatory disease of unknown cause.
The immune system attacks the patient's own body (autoimmunity) and can inflame the skin, joints, kidneys, nervous system, lungs, mucous membranes, and other internal organs. A red rash is often but not always present. Thus, it was named lupus erythematosus meaning "red wolf.".

In brief: Autoimmune disease
Lupus erythematosus is a chronic inflammatory disease of unknown cause.
The immune system attacks the patient's own body (autoimmunity) and can inflame the skin, joints, kidneys, nervous system, lungs, mucous membranes, and other internal organs. A red rash is often but not always present. Thus, it was named lupus erythematosus meaning "red wolf.".
Dr. Pierre Moeser
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Dr. Gregory Fehr
Emergency Medicine
In brief: Lupus
Systemic lupus is an autoimmune condition which is best dealt with a rheumatologist or an oncolologist.
This can be a very serious problem and i reccomend the best specialists you can find.

In brief: Lupus
Systemic lupus is an autoimmune condition which is best dealt with a rheumatologist or an oncolologist.
This can be a very serious problem and i reccomend the best specialists you can find.
Dr. Gregory Fehr
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