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  1. Not Diagnosed Yet?
    I recently went to the Doctor after 3 years of worsening raynauds and ‘Rosacea’ rash on my face. Dr took one look at the rash and said it’s not like any rosacea she’s seen and has referred me to rheumatology for further investigations. Got some other markers which I’ve put down to other things -...
  2. I have just been recently diagnosed with a form of Lupus called tumid lupis erythematosus. I know that this means that I will get the flare-ups and am light sensitive, but I am unsure why I become so fatigued if this isn't the systemic form of the disorder. Can anyone tell me more about this...
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    Hello again… I know it has been a bit since I have posted. Hello to all old and new members. I have a question… Has anyone been diagnosed with RHUPUS? Today my Rheumatologist said I have RHUPUS. LOL 😄 I have been told I have RA off and on for many years but the blood work showed high positive...
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