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Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmune disease and the most common type of lupus. One of its common symptoms is a rash on the cheeks and nose called a "butterfly rash." More »
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What Is Lupus?
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Lupus erythematosus - Wikipedia

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Lupus erythematosus is a name given to a collection of autoimmune diseases in which the human immune system becomes hyperactive and attacks healthy ...

What is lupus? | Lupus Foundation of America

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Lupus is a chronic, autoimmune disease that can damage any part of the body ( skin, joints, and/or organs inside the body). Chronic means that the signs and ...

Fast Facts About Lupus

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If you have lupus, something goes wrong with your immune system and it attacks healthy cells and tissues. This can damage many parts of the body such as the:.

10 Early Signs of Lupus - Healthline

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Jul 23, 2015 ... Lupus is an autoimmune disease that causes swelling (inflammation) and a wide variety of symptoms. Lupus affects each individual uniquely.

What Is Lupus? Facts, Causes, Types, and More - WebMD

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Mar 22, 2015 ... WebMD provides an overview of lupus, including types and causes.

What is Lupus - Alliance for Lupus Research

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Lupus is one of many disorders of the immune system known as autoimmune diseases. In autoimmune diseases, the immune system turns against parts of the  ...

Lupus: Causes and Risk Factors - Medical News Today

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Jan 14, 2016 ... The exact cause of lupus is unknown. Some experts indicate that lupus develops in response to a combination of factors from both inside and ...

Lupus: Causes, Symptoms and Research - Medical News Today

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Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease in which the body's immune system becomes hyperactive and attacks normal, healthy tissue. This results in symptoms ...