Lupus

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What is Lupus?

Lupus is a chronic, autoimmune disorder in which the body's immune system attacks healthy tissue causing damage to skin, organs, and joints. Symptoms include fatigue, fever, weight loss, joint pain, and skin changes. The disease fluctuates in severity with flares and remissions.

Common symptoms reported by people with Lupus

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Treatments taken by people with Lupus

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Compare treatments taken by people with Lupus

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Who has Lupus on PatientsLikeMe?


Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Types
Condition Types Proportion # of patients
Discoid Lupus Erythematosus (DLE) 0
Drug Induced Lupus Erythematosus 0
Neonatal Lupus 0
Subacute Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus (SCLE) 0
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) 0
Tumid Lupus Erythematosus 0
Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Lupus patients who have completed their condition history
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