Lupus

About- Lupus also called systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an inflammatory disease that occurs when the body's immune system attacks its own tissues and organs and may affect many different body systems including joints, skin, kidneys, blood cells, brain, heart, and lungs.

Symptoms-
 Anemia
 Blood-clotting disorder
 A Butterfly-shaped rash on the cheeks and nose
 Chest pain
 Confusion 
 Dry eyes
 Fatigue
 Fever
 Hair loss
 Headaches
 Joint pain, stiffness, and swelling
 Memory loss
 Raynaud’s phenomenon
 Shortness of breath
 Skin lesions
 
Causes-

Lupus is an autoimmune disease means it occurs when the immune system attacks healthy tissue in the body. Some potentials triggers are
 Certain medications
 Female hormone estrogen 
 Genetics
 Infections
 Physical or emotional stress
 Sunlight or ultraviolet rays
 Trauma
 Viruses
 
Specialists to visit
 Rheumatologist

 Cardiologist
 Pulmonologist
 Nephrologist

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References-
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.webmd.com
https://www.emedicinehealth.com

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