Lupus, which is short for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), is a systemic autoimmune disease. Lupus occurs when your body’s immune system attacks your own tissues and organs. Inflammation caused by lupus can affect many different body systems. These can include your joints, skin, kidneys, blood cells, brain, heart and lungs. If you have suffered injury or illness due to a lupus misdiagnosis, delayed diagnosis of lupus or improper treatment of lupus you may be entitled to benefits and financial compensation. Please contact our medical negligence lawyers handling Lupus lawsuits today for a free case review.
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There are 3 different types of Lupus. They are:
Lupus is very difficult to diagnose as its signs and symptoms often resemble those of other ailments. The hallmark sign of lupus infection is a facial rash that resembles the wings of a butterfly unfolding across both cheeks. Unfortunately this sign only occurs in some and not all cases of lupus.
Some people are born with a tendency toward developing lupus, which may be triggered by infections, certain drugs or even sunlight. While there’s no cure for lupus, treatments can help control symptoms.
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