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Am i at a higher risk for lymphoma and leukemia having been diagnosed with lupus?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Slight, but

Slight possibility, but the key is to catch any change early - by routine clinical evaluation at 3 month or less intervals by your rheumatologist.

In brief: Slight, but

Slight possibility, but the key is to catch any change early - by routine clinical evaluation at 3 month or less intervals by your rheumatologist.
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Lymphoma

There is an increased risk of lymphoma.
Leukemia risk is not significantly increased.

In brief: Lymphoma

There is an increased risk of lymphoma.
Leukemia risk is not significantly increased.
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