On the 'Magical Mystery Tour" that we call lupus, it can evidence itself as anything it wants to, and that varies from day to day and person to person. In many medical and nursing textbooks it is referred to as "the great imitator" and seems to be regarded by many as one of the hardest things to diagnose. Hang tough,
ps. just this past week or two, I have had odd bumps on my arms that itch alot. I am SO not! enjoying the scratching. I feel like a dog with fleas...... hmnmnmn......
God knows, even if I don't....
CNS Lupus 2005, APS, Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, Degenerative Osteoarthritis, Asthma
Meds: Plaquenil, Neurontin, Thyroid, meloxicam, Aspirin, Atenolol and Norvasc, Prednisone 5mg daily. (20-40mg prn), Vit. B12 2400 mcgs, Vit D 1000U, Calcium, Flector patch prn, Ambien and Elavil every night. Advair, Albuterol and DuoNeb inhalers.