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Is there and association between lupus and histoplasmosis or lupus and steven johnson syndrome?

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

In brief: Indirect

Histoplasmosis can complicate lupus because of reduced resistance to infection.
Steven johnson syndrome is more likely to be due to medications used to treat lupus than to the lupus itself.

In brief: Indirect

Histoplasmosis can complicate lupus because of reduced resistance to infection.
Steven johnson syndrome is more likely to be due to medications used to treat lupus than to the lupus itself.
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: No

All of issues are unrelated.
However, lupus patients are mor susceptible to infections and drug allergies.

In brief: No

All of issues are unrelated.
However, lupus patients are mor susceptible to infections and drug allergies.
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