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... re to what our Vee has said. The main thing that got me annoyed is the comment about "growing pains" by the doctor. Taken overall he is saying that none of the symptoms your daughter shows are for "real" because she is young and what she is going through is part of growing up. ... (7 replies)
... and he's aware of one person Dx'ed at 89. So apparently lupus can happen prior to age 15. ... (7 replies)
... My daughter is 11 years old and has many symptoms that seem as if they may be Lupus. Has anyone had experience with childhood Lupus? ... (7 replies)

... They have info on lupus symptoms, diagnostic criteria, and tests. Alas, as in hypothyroidism, symptoms can be pretty "general". For me, the most "useful" was my rash. Once properly tested, it was determined to be "specific" to either lupus or Sjogren's. ... (4 replies)
... All of the Lupus symptoms over the past 18 years keep coming back again and again. ... (7 replies)
... be related, from the symptoms you describe, plus I really, really love dogs, too. ... (13 replies)
... d shaking of hands, memory issues, thought process issues, and difficulties swallowing. I recieved a CT scan which dod not show signs of a stroke. Since June the symptoms have gotten progressively worse. The numbness and twitching and shaking has spread to my other limbs. ... (2 replies)
... dramatic symptoms, in which case they're definitely easier to diagnose. "Slow evolvers" are far more difficult to figure out. If symptoms persist or worsen or broaden, then repeat tests are usually done. I'll say bye for now, with hopes that you post more soon. ... (8 replies)
... you, I also had varying problems from early childhood onward, many of which are on that list. ... (3 replies)
... Hi and welcome! Because lupus overlaps so much with other conditions, one might say, "This looks like lupus", then it could turn out to be something else entirely. ... (1 replies)
Dec 16, 2012
... or just don't correlate closely enough to lupus to be considered diagnostically useful. ... (3 replies)
... They contain basic info on lupus, also on antiphospholipid syndrome, a clotting disorder often seen in lupus patients. They're an excellent place to start because the info is basic, and then you can build on it as you read more. ... (2 replies)
... Hi. I was diagnosed with systemic lupus (SLE), but SLE can range from milder (subacute) to life-threatening (acute). "Subacute" might involve things like pain, fatigue, GI problems, etc. (the kind of things I had), while major organ problems (heart, lungs, kidney, brain, etc.) are always considered "acute". GI problems & the other things I had are very common in the... (16 replies)
... My retired GP and my current rheumatologist both told me that blood tests are best done when your symptoms are "on the rise". ... (6 replies)
... I can only speak from my own experience as I have not researched the connection of Sulfonamide sensitivity and Lupus onset. I will state that I had a severe reaction to Bactrim that required emergency treatment in 1987. ... (6 replies)
... briefcase thru airports while biting back tears. Likewise, as more chronic symptoms appeared, sleep became badly disrupted. ... (6 replies)
... Sookies, what you just wrote about your symptoms rings bells with me. ... (8 replies)
... Thanks ladies...I have debated about having her tested because I wonder if a positive DX will limit her mentally. However, I think about all the symptoms that I experienced when I was younger, especially the mood swings (depression) that could have been treated when I was younger...I could have had a much better childhood/teenage existence. I was always so bitter and upset... (4 replies)
... I could have written these posts myself!!! Sick all thru childhood, a host of symptoms that *should* have been put together by Docs all these years but have not. I'm still being tested b/c I have all the critera for diagnosis EXCEPT positive ANA + other labs. It is SO exhausting and frustrating. I hope at my next appt (in 5 weeks) that the recent, more detailed, labs... (7 replies)
... I think sun improves psoriasis, whereas UV typically worsens the various lupus rashes. ... (20 replies)

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