Each person’s experience of being diagnosed, treated
and living with lupus will be very different.
Lupus can target any of the body’s tissues, and is
often hard to pin down or diagnose. That’s why it is
called “the disease with a thousand faces”.
A person with lupus may experience some of the
This is far from a complete list of symptoms. Also,
some findings are apparent only in blood tests. Thus
the diagnosis of lupus must be made by a doctor.