Facebook Pixel

Lupus

Pregnant Women With Lupus May Benefit from DMARDs

The Latest in Lupus

Lupus Definition

Definition

Lupus is an autoimmune disease. It inflames:

  • Joints
  • Tendons
  • Skin
  • Other connective tissue and organs

It causes the immune system to make antibodies that attack the body's healthy cells and tissue.

View Lupus Definition & Overview
Get Email Updates

Health Newsletter

Receive the latest and greatest in women's health and wellness from EmpowHER - for free!