This is very interesting. This may be worth showing to your doctors if their is a lot of head scratching going on in the medication department.
Have We Uncovered a New Form of Lupus
“Some lupus patients (22-25%) have surprisingly high levels of BAFF (B cell activating factor, a molecule normally needed for B cell survival and maturation) in the blood. While this research is in its early stages, we believe these findings may relate to patients’ unresponsiveness to some treatments.”
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Dx: IBS 1989, Diverticulosis 2004, Idiopathic Acute Colitis 2006, UCTD 2007
Meds: Plaquenil 400mg, Chlorzoxazone 500mg, Lyrica 50mg, Protonix 40mg, Naproxen 1000mg, Klonopin PRN, Miralax 17g, Supplements