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Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Handout on Health

Last published 09/2017

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This booklet contains general information about systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE or “lupus”). It describes the different types of lupus and explains what causes the disease. It also describes how lupus is diagnosed and treated, as well as considerations for women who have lupus and are pregnant or considering becoming pregnant. Highlights of current research are also provided.

NIH Publication No. 17-4178

Length: 27 pp.

Intended Audience:

  • General public
  • For medical & health professionals to share with patients

Quantity that can be ordered: up to 10 copies

This publication is in the public domain. It can be reproduced.

Size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/2

Language: English


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