Lupus Crossword

Weekly Lupus Crossword

Answer Key

  1. fever, in response to inflammation, such as to a bacteria or virus, the body signals the hypothalamus, the organ that regulates many bodily functions, to heat up
  2. proteinuria, medical term for greater amounts of protein in urine.
  3. malaise, small tasks like getting out of bed, showering, and walking feel as though they take more effort
  4. mediterranean, diet is very fish-focused, avoiding most other meats (both poultry and red meat) dairy products, and high-cholesterol items like eggs
  5. dialysis, the regular use of a machine to filter the blood
  6. rash, an area of irritated or swollen skin

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