Anonymous asked in HealthDiseases & ConditionsOther - Diseases · 4 weeks ago

Do I have lupus?

I was diagnosed with Hashimoto disease in March.well lately I have been having joint/leg pain on ankle Now and on my wrist earlier .a lot of hair loss.kinda red rashes near my back.i was also anemic in the spring this year.oh yeah I lost like 20 pounds as well between May and now.i went to the doctor and prescribed me a cream but my hemoglobin is 12.1 I’m a female and wants me to see a rheumatologist for pain but I’m waiting for my blood work.

3 Answers

  • Anonymous
    4 weeks ago

    Make the appointment. SLE cannot be diagnosed from routine blood work. And if you did have lupus or other auto-immune disease, you'd need to see a rheumatologist anyway.

  • 4 weeks ago

    you need to ask your doctor about it

  • 4 weeks ago

    Gotta wait, the labs will afford a lot of information as well specialty workup.

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