Systemic lupus erythematosus (“SLE” or “lupus”) can be overwhelming and mysterious at times. The goal of this site is to provide information to lupus patients, their loved ones, and their physicians about the nature of the disease and its treatment. Hopefully the information and support offered will allow patients and health care providers to gain confidence in their journeys with lupus.
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All information contained within the Johns Hopkins Lupus Center website is intended for educational purposes only. Physicians and other health care professionals are encouraged to consult other sources and confirm the information contained within this site. Consumers should never disregard medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something they may have read on this website.