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Hair Loss (Alopecia) – A Symptom of Lupus?

Hair loss, or alopecia, is a symptom of lupus that impacts roughly 50% of people with the disease. Lupus causes inflammation and when it impacts the body's largest organ, the skin, it can result in hair loss. It is most common to have hair loss on the scalp that thins gradually. But,...