From CDC Information Database
This database includes general CDC public health information on specific diseases and health related topics. When available, the database displays genomic information from various CDC web pages. Users are also encouraged to conduct searches of CDC website for additional information.
- Could It Be Lupus?
CDC information, May 2018
- CDC Information: Although there is a strong familial aggregation in SLE, the disease is relatively uncommon and most cases are sporadic
- CDC Information: SLE is an autoimmune disease in which the immune system makes antibodies to cells in the body leading to widespread inflammation and tissue damage.