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How long do it take for the scars to go away on your skin if your have discord lupus and hAd a flare

posted 13 days ago
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Has anyone had shingles that had dark bruising around the rash?

posted 3 months ago
A MyLupusTeam Member said:

No, sorry.

posted 3 months ago
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Has anyone been diagnosed with G6PD Deficiency and if so what did you do to help with triggers? Any info you share is very much appreciated.

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency is an inherited condition usually occurring in males. It's more common in those of African and Mediterranean descent. Triggers include infections, stress, fava beans, aspirin, and other drugs.
When symptoms are triggered, they include fever, dark urine, abdominal and back pain, fatigue, and pale skin.
Most people recover in… read more

posted about 1 year ago
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Period flares?

I'm brand new here, so, hello :)

I've been taking plaquenil since March of thus year, and my lupus has calmed down so much. It's nice to feel semi-normal again. It makes me extremely sun sensitive, but as long as I'm careful, I'm usually okay.

One thing is that I start a huge flare before my period every month. It doesn't matter what i do, I'm completely miserable and useless the week before it shows up. I have an IUD, so they're much milder than they used to be, but still pretty unbearable.

I'm… read more

posted about 1 year ago
A MyLupusTeam Member said:

I had that. Thanks be to God, I am post menopausal.

posted 2 months ago
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After Surgeries

I've had two surgeries in the last six months and was wondering if anyone else feels like after they have surgery that particular spot feels almost worse than it did and if so how long did it normally take my surgeon who did both my foot surgery seems to say it's my lupus

posted over 1 year ago
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Lupus Walk 10/18

Good morning!! Is anyone going to the Lupus walk tomorrow at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow ??

posted about 3 years ago
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posted 11 months ago
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What is causing swollen upper eyelid, around nail on big toe?

Swollen upper eyelid and around toenail. Plus diarrhea. What in the heck is this? Help! Called Dr but can't get in until tomorrow.

posted about 1 month ago
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Does anyone else have multiple lipomas in their thighs?

I just had one if the “lumps” as I was referring to them biopsied and it came back as a lipoma. I have at least 15 more of them and the dermatologist mentioned Dercum’s disease. Anyone else know about this? I guess it is extremely rare and I have not been officially (and hopefully wont be) diagnosed with it yet.

posted about 5 hours ago
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PD Dialysis and pregnancy

Has anyone underwent [[treatment:peritoneal dialysis:58c719166b4dcc41af6c6aa5]] and have been able to become pregnant with a successful outcome/birth? If so, how did it go?

posted 5 days ago
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