Elsewhere On The Web
Lupus Foundation of America: Facts and Overview
The Lupus Foundation of Minnesota: Lupus Fact Sheet
The National Library of Medicine Medlineplus article on Lupus
American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association
Patient Education Institute: Lupus Tutorial
NOTE: This article is based on research that utilizes the sources cited here as well as the collective experience of the Lab Tests Online Editorial Review Board. This article is periodically reviewed by the Editorial Board and may be updated as a result of the review. Any new sources cited will be added to the list and distinguished from the original sources used.
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Nan Gustafson. Director of Education and Patient Services, Lupus Foundation of Minnesota.