Can Lupus Kill You?

Lupus, in some instances, can be fatal. Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease that can attack any organ system in the body. Medication can control the symptoms and, often times, prevent organ damage. However, in rare cases, the kidneys, heart, lungs or blood come under attack and medication can not reverse or stop the damage. The medications used to treat lupus can also have life threatening .
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