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Not for long. Lots of people present to the rheumatologist for possible lupus with very...More
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Reply: Advice on swollen feet and leg pain.
I agree with HG1948, but my other concern, as I read your post, is that your mom is doing...More
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Reply: Mouth/ Throat Sores?
I get sore spots on the roof of my mouth, like you would get if you burned your mouth with...More
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Reply: and now... the thyroid
Simply put, you need thyroid hormone to correct hypothyroidism. I'd have to wonder if you...More
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Reply: Surgey Thyroid nodules I have sle/ taking prednis...
I would not recommend this as outpatient, take as much time in the hospital as you are...More
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Reply: Nausea from Plaquenil, etc
Cold/icing is usually best for acute injuries; for arthritis, usually heat works best....More
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Reply: In the right place I hope?
It sounds (to me, anyway) more like Sjogren's than lupus, but with a previous positive...More
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Reply: anxiety
Anxiety (and depression) often accompany chronic medical problems. Probably part of it is...More
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Reply: Confused!! Question??
CRP means c reactive protein. High levels of this protein are found when there is...More
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Reply: Help Please
My rheumatologist will refer me back to my primary care or pulmonologist for lung issues...More
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