Why Do I Feel Chest Pain When I Have Lupus?

Q:
Why do I feel chest pain when I have lupus?

A:
Although lupus can be well controlled in many people, serious medical conditions caused by or associated with the disease can still occur. One condition is when lupus has affected your internal organs, such as heart, lung etc.hen you may feel chest pain.

Here are the possible complications:

  • Pericarditis
  • Myocarditis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Pleuritis

In a word, whenever you have chest pain, turn to your doctor right away.

 

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* The Content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.