Labs and Lupus: What do they mean?
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Labs and Lupus: What do they mean?
Resources:
PDF6.3.13 SLE Lupus Webinar Handouts (3 per page).pdf
PDF6.3.13 SLE Lupus Webinar Handouts (1 per page).pdf
MP4Labs and Lupus: What do they mean?
This presentation will give an overview of what are symptoms of lupus and how lab tests help in making the diagnosis of lupus.  She also will talk about what labs the doctor checks once you are diagnosed with lupus and why these labs are important.  In order to best control your lupus it is best to understand what the lab results mean for you and your lupus.  

Attendee Takeaways:
  • Understand symptoms of lupus
  • Know what labs are used in making the diagnosis of lupus
  • Realize lupus is a diagnosis based on symptoms and not just lab tests
  • Understand what labs doctors check in lupus and why

Who Should Attend:
  • People with lupus
  • Spouses and loved ones of people with lupus
  • Caretakers
  • Anyone with a chronic illness

Disclaimer:
As you know, lupus is a very individualized disease and only you and your doctor know your particular type of disease. This presentation is provided for educational and informational purposes and the Foundation in not engaged in providing medical advice or endorsing one treatment method over another. Before making any decisions, you should consult with your doctor.
Webinar Information
Webinar Date:
June 03, 2013