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Undiagnosed Lupus

Failure to diagnose Lupus

No early symptoms: This condition may have no early symptoms, and thus fail to be diagnosed in its early stages.

Vague or mild symptoms: Lupus may have only vague symptoms in early stages, or otherwise mild symptoms, leading to a delayed diagnosis.

Medical news about undiagnosed Lupus:

The following medical news items are relevant to nondiagnosis of Lupus:

Undiagnosed Causes of Lupus

As part of Lupus diagnosis, consider whether any of these underlying medical Lupus causes may have been overlooked:

  • There are 38 known medications to cause DIL but there are three that report the highest number of cases: hydralazine, procainamide, and isoniazid
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Undiagnosed Complications of Lupus

As part of Lupus diagnosis, consider whether any of these Lupus complications may have been overlooked:

Undiagnosed Diseases

Read our premium medical health articles on topics related to undiagnosed conditions in general, not necessarily specific to Lupus:

About undiagnosed conditions:

One possible misdiagnosis is the failure to correctly diagnose Lupus leading to a person remaining with undiagnosed Lupus. Any condition can potentially be missed and stay undiagnosed. For a general overview of diseases that are often undiagnosed, see Failure to Diagnose or Under-Diagnosed Diseases.


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