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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 - 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  ...

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.

Lupus: Causes and Risk Factors - Medical News Today

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The exact cause of lupus is unknown. Some experts indicate that lupus develops in response to a combination of factors from both inside and outside of the ...

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 ...