Anyone here with siblings that have lupus also?

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Tired Tina
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   Posted 8/1/2013 7:33 PM (GMT -6)   
Just curious? Both my sister and I have lupus, I've read there is only a 5 percent chance of that happening?

oreo11
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   Posted 8/1/2013 9:41 PM (GMT -6)   
 
 
Hi Tina,
 
     My mom and brother both have auto-immune diseases (not Lupus) and I have a maternal first cousin a few years older than me that had Lupus (she passed away last year).
 
Laura

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   Posted 8/1/2013 11:54 PM (GMT -6)   
Sister and mother have autoimmune diseases not lupus.
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