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Diagnosing Lupus and Lupus Tests by Molly Patient Expert Lupus Symptoms Before receiving any test, it is important to understand that no one test alone can determine a lupus diagnosis.  A positive test result does not necessarily mean that you have lupus...
Can Blood Tests Help Us Learn about CNS Lupus (Lupus and the Brain)? by Duane P. Patient Expert Some people with lupus can develop mild or, more rarely, severe inflammation of the brain, also called Central Nervous System lupus (CNS lupus). Very rarely, people can develop serious problems...
The ANA Test and SLE lupus by Carla U. Patient Expert diagnosed with lupus. I did have positive ANA at the time. But here's the thing about that ANA test. It is not a perfect, specific yes/ no "lupus test." You can have a positive ANA and *not* have lupus...
Lupus Researchers Will Examine Ways to Best Apply Findings From Lupus Mouse Model to Human Lupus by Duane P. Patient Expert Nearly 200 lupus researchers, clinicians and representatives from government, industry, academia and nonprofit organizations involved in lupus research will gather on the campus of the National Institutes...
Coping with Lupus: Recognizing Symptoms of Lupus and Reducing Lupus Flare Ups by Melissa G. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine is an abnormal urine or blood test. Lungs: Some people with lupus develop pleuritis, an inflammation... What is Lupus In lupus, the body's immune system does not work as it should. A healthy immune...
Test your Lupus Lingo skills by Sara G. Patient Expert There are a ton of medical terms and vocabulary words associated with Lupus, many of which I didn't know before I was diagnosed. Try matching up the Lupus words at the top with the correct...
Tests & Diagnostics for Lupus by Be Well Here is a list of some of the common tests and diagnostics for Lupus: Anticardiolipin antibody... Of course, these are just some of the common tests and diagnostics for Lupus. You can connect with experts...
A Lupus Drug to be Tested for MS Treatment by stuart Patient Expert Washington Post HGS to Test Lupus Drug as MS Treatment By Kendra Marr Washington Post Staff... that it was moving forward on several biotechnology drugs and that it planned to begin testing its experimental lupus...
A lupus personality test: diced butter and a cell phone by Sara G. Patient Expert ! My compulsion to move at lightening-speed has been put to the test many times since I was diagnosed with lupus. Beyond my hobby of baking, I’ve had to temper my personality in all aspects of my life, in order to keep lupus...
Non-Toxic Therapy For Lupus Successfully Tested On Patients - Onward and Upward! by Sara G. Patient Expert Exciting news in the world of lupus research! Looks like researchers at Northwestern University have made great strides in designing a new non-toxic therapy that suppresses lupus in blood samples. The hope...

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Introduction Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), also called simply lupus, is a chroni ... » Read on
Causes The cause of systemic lupus erythematosus is unknown. It appears to be triggered in so ... » Read on