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Is there a connection between rosacea and lupus?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

They both cause facial redness in the same area but there is no connection between rosacea and lupus.

In brief: No

They both cause facial redness in the same area but there is no connection between rosacea and lupus.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. M. Christine Lee
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Both involve redness and rash on the face but there is no connection between the two.
Lupus is an autoimmune disorder which can affect many organs and not just the skin. Rosacea is an inflammatory skin disorder.

In brief: No

Both involve redness and rash on the face but there is no connection between the two.
Lupus is an autoimmune disorder which can affect many organs and not just the skin. Rosacea is an inflammatory skin disorder.
Dr. M. Christine Lee
Dr. M. Christine Lee
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Not usually

But they can co-exist.

In brief: Not usually

But they can co-exist.
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