Factors that may increase your risk of lupus include sex, age, race and family history.


Oct 25, 2017 ... Inflammation caused by lupus can affect your joints, skin, kidneys, blood cells, brain, ... Factors that may increase your risk of lupus include:.


Lupus may develop in response to a number of factors. These may be ... Hormonal activity could explain the following risk factors:.


Jan 13, 2017 ... Lupus -- also known as systemic lupus erythematosus -- is a disease of the immune system. Normally, the immune system protects the body ...


Aug 10, 2018 ... The exact causes of lupus are unknown but are likely a unique combination of genetics, environment, medications, viruses, bacteria, and ...


To explore the risk factors that have been suggested to be associated with the development of ... Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmune disease ...


Scientists believe lupus triggered by a combination of genetic and environmental factors, such as medications, infections and stress.


There is no single cause of lupus but there are many risk factors. Risks factors for lupus include being female, being of African American ancestry, having a ...


Lupus. 2018 Jul;27(8):1321-1328. doi: 10.1177/0961203318770534. Epub 2018 Apr 18. Determining risk factors that increase hospitalizations in patients with ...