Lupus

Lupus: buttefly rash, photosensitivity, fatigue, joint pain (hands) and a whole bunch of organ systems involved - dx by ANA and anti-dsDNA antibodies


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  • Lupus
  • aka: SLE,
  • buttefly rash, photosensitivity, fatigue, joint pain (hands) and a whole bunch of organ systems involved - dx by ANA and anti-dsDNA antibodies
  • butterfly rash after sun exposure (photosensitivity), fatigue/anemia, myalgia, fever, joint pain (mostly hands), hematuria
  • butterfly rash on the face, hair loss, arthralgia, pleurisy (hurts to breath)
  • ANA, anti-DNA, anti-phospholipid, classic pathway (C3↓, C4↓), anemia, hematuria, diffuse lung opacities (CXR)
  • autoimmune