Lupus erythematosus is what disease, why we are afraid of lupus erythematosus it? In fact, lupus erythematosus disease is very common, because it is difficult to determine the cause of lupus erythematosus causes, and the clinical manifestations of lupus erythematosus is also very complex, so the diagnosis of lupus erythematosus difficult to confirm.
Lupus erythematosus patients have a variety of manifestations, such as erythema rash, fever, Renault phenomenon, vasculitis, heart damage, kidney damage, brain damage and so on. So, lupus erythematosus on the human body is a considerable harm.
The most common lupus erythematosus has two kinds of systemic lupus erythematosus and discoid lupus erythematosus, systemic lupus erythematosus has systemic symptoms from the inside to the outside, systemic lupus erythematosus is the most serious in all types of lupus erythematosus Of the type. The vast majority of patients when the incidence of multiple system damage performance, a small number of patients developed by other types of lupus erythematosus. Some patients also accompanied by other connective tissue diseases, such as scleroderma, dermatomyositis, Sjogren's syndrome, the formation of a variety of overlapping syndrome. Systemic lupus erythematosus clinical manifestations of perse, complex, and more serious, due to lupus nephritis, lupus encephalopathy and long-term use of a large number of side effects of drugs and endanger the lives of patients.
Oval lupus erythematosus rash occurs in the exposed parts, such as zygomatic, nasal tip, nose, nose, lips, head, neck, upper chest, upper limb extension, back of the hand, finger (toe) The The beginning of one or several small round red rash or pimples, and gradually expand the circular or irregular shape of the plaque, rash red or dark red, may be associated with telangiectasia, overlying scales, stripping To scale below the squamous horny bolt, skin lesions clear slightly higher from the boundary, the central atrophy slightly depression was discoid. 20% to 25% of patients can occur oral damage, lower lip, gums and buccal mucosa more easily involved. Lips damaged when the lower lip more common, often the formation of gray erosion or shallow ulcers. Scalp damage to the formation of scar can cause permanent hair loss. The disease sun or tired can be aggravated. Generally no systemic symptoms, a few may have mild fever, fatigue and joint pain or muscle pain and so on. Slow course of disease, rarely spontaneous regression, occasional secondary cancer, 5% of discoid lupus erythematosus can be converted to systemic lupus erythematosus.
In general, due to lupus erythematosus unknown cause, so the patient usually self-diagnosis is also very critical, early detection of the problem to solve the problem early, so it is easy for doctors to treat.
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