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Old 01-04-2009, 05:01 PM   #1
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Face/butterfly rash

How long does the butterfly rash last? I have had ANA test result several years ago 1:160, but was told it may or may not be lupus. But had been getting what appears to be rash on my face like those of lupus. It first started about a month ago.

 
Old 01-08-2009, 11:41 AM   #2
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Re: Face/butterfly rash

I've had the rash on my face for 10 years now.

 
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Old 01-20-2009, 01:23 AM   #3
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Re: Face/butterfly rash

I have had the rash for years and if left untreated can scar your face. Please see a good dermatologist. I have to take antibiotics everyday and use three creams daily to control it. It can become quite painful if left untreated also. I was diagnosed with lupus 7 years ago, along with sjorgens disease, raynauds, chronic fatigue syndrome. One of my first symptoms was the rash. Good Luck!!!

 
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