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 ...
Jul 23, 2015 ... Lupus is an autoimmune disease that causes swelling (inflammation) and a wide
variety of symptoms. Lupus affects each individual uniquely.
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:.
Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease in which the body's immune system
becomes hyperactive and attacks normal, healthy tissue. This results in
Mar 22, 2015 ... WebMD provides an overview of lupus, including types and causes.
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 is a chronic inflammatory disease that occurs when your body's immune
system attacks your own tissues and organs. Inflammation caused by lupus can ...
While lupus is not well known or understood, it is far more common than better
known diseases such as leukemia, muscular dystrophy, cystic fibrosis and ...
Lupus is chronic inflammatory condition caused by an autoimmune disease.
Dealing with lupus can be hard on the emotions. Sadness and anger are
Aug 2, 2016 ... Learn systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) symptoms (butterfly rash), treatment
options, diagnosis, prognosis, causes, and pregnancy flares.