McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

It's Never Lupus … Until It Is!

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This video highlights the symptoms and diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus, commonly referred to as lupus. This disease is considered to be one of the most misdiagnosed conditions, taking on average six years and multiple medical professionals to establish diagnosis. This video highlights common disease symptomology, explains the foundation of the disease and discusses the types of treatments and lifestyle changes individuals affected by lupus will have to make.

— Video by Inna Ushcatz, Jill Northrup, Ikra Saeed and Olivia Kohlmaier