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Both systemic lupus and Crohn's disease are autoimmune. Autoimmune diseases frequently occur together. There are some one hundred autoimmune diseases. Learn more at

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Q: Is Systemic Lupus related to Crohn's disease?
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Is systemic lupus erythematosus an autoimmune disease?


How does lupus spread?

Lupus (or SLE, systemic lupus erythematosus) is an autoimmune disease. It is not contagious and, therefore, does not "spread".

Is lupus an autoimmune disease?

Yes. Systemic lupus erythematosus is one of the many autoimmune diseases.

What conditions are related to Raynaud's disease?

Several related conditions that predispose persons to secondary Raynaud's disease include scleroderma, systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis and polymyositis

Is systemic lupus erythematosus an auto immune disease?

Yes, SLE is an autoimmune disease.

If you have systemic lupus erithymatosus its possible to recover or its gone?

Systemic Lupus is an autoimmune disease that once you have it will not 'be gone' or 'go away. However, lupus is a disease that has periods of remissions and exacerbations, this means that sometimes symptoms will be better and sometimes worse.

What is the disease called Lupus?

The full name is Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. This is an autoimmune disease which can involve multiple organ systems in the body.

Inflammatory disease of the joints and collagen of the skin?

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What complications can occur with systemic lupus?

most systemic lupus patients eventually die from infections or from heart disease complicated by long-term use of corticosteroids

Can you die of the disease called lupus?

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus attacks all the systems of the body specifically the immune systems, the lungs and the kidneys. An individual with lupus basically dies of complications of the disease.

What has the author Henrietta Aladjem written?

Henrietta Aladjem has written: 'Understanding lupus' -- subject- s -: Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic, Poplar works, Popular works, Systemic lupus erythematosus 'In search of the sun' -- subject- s -: Biography, Health, Lupus Erythmatosus, Systemic, Patients, Personal narratives, Popular works, Systemic Lupus Erythmatosus, Systemic lupus erythematosus, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Personal Narratives 'Lupus' -- subject- s -: Systemic lupus erythematosus 'The challenges of lupus' -- subject- s -: Systemic lupus erythematosus, Popular works

Is systemic lupus a genetic disease?

Yes it is. In fact the gene was just pinpointed recently.

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