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What Exactly is Arthritis? Part 2

by on Sep.20, 2011, under Arthritis

Lupus is another inflammatory form of arthritis. There are two forms of lupus: systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) (about 70% of the people with lupus) and Discoid lupus (about 15% of people with lupus). SLE affects joints, skin, kidneys and other parts of the body. Discoid lupus is primarily a skin disease that can cause scarring. Symptoms of lupus include swelling, pain and redness in affected organs. (continue reading…)

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