" ...but now that I've got an \"official\" disabled placard they take me more seriously - especially because my niece has lupus and my younger sister had lymphedema. Hang in there! You are not... "
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(Systemic lupus erythematosus)
Systemic lupus erythematosus , often abbreviated to SLE or lupus, is a systemic autoimmune disease (or Autoimmunity conn...Read on Wikipedia
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Lupus & Lymphedema
0.15% of the posts that mention Lymphedema also mention Lupus (80 posts)
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" does Lupus and Lymphedema have anything ... Hi I was diagnosed with lupus a year ago it was ...my doctor thinks it is Lymphedema and I know nothing about ...hand in hand with Lupus or how long i... "
" ...for me. Because of my lupus, I did not heal well. ...body heal. I also developed lymphedema in this time. So, I ...back for rads because I am afraid my lymphedema will get way worse.... "
" Breast Reconstruction and SLE I had a mastectomy two ...ago and now I have SLE. I?m considering breast reconstruction surgery; ...how this will affect my lymphedema. I?m also worried about h... "
" ...outer thigh. I assume that is the lupus since it ...to take the methotrexate that he prescribed because I need my immune system to fight the infections I get in my legs from lymphedema. Does any... "
" ...for some reason with my lupus I am not a good ...three. It is a good thing because I have lymphedema already, I can't imagine what it would be ...low dose chemo for my lupus already, so mayb... "
" Lymphedema People ? I finally got ...to discuss it further. I am desperate for something to relieve this terrible swelling all over. My mum still reckons I have lupus because I have all the... "
" ...going through treatments again! The lymphedema is not budging.In the past ...side of my body has swelled,I'm very depressed. My therapist and surgeon ...my recovery.I also have SLE. Doyou hav... "
" ...my life, and I'm going to be 51 in January). I just got the lymphedema within the past five years, with a sizable weight gain after prednisone treatment for SLE (systemic lupu... "
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