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Lupus – Autoimmune Disease The Mayo Clinic is a resource that provides well-reasoned discussion based on facts, research and evidence. The Mayo Clinic’s mission is to contribute to the health and well-being of people by providing care, education and research information. The website is a reliable source of peer-reviewed and scientifically based information that does not contain advertisements as it’s already paid for with tax dollars. Lupus is a systemic autoimmune disease occurring in the body’s immune system that attacks the body’s own tissues and organs and inflammation caused by lupus can affect various different body systems such as the lungs, heart, brain, blood cells, kidneys, skin, and the joints. Lupus can be challenging to diagnose as signs and symptoms mimic those of other sicknesses and ailments; however, the most distinctive sign is a butterfly winged rash unfolding across the cheeks. Some
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