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Understanding Lupus in Asian Populations

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What are the challenges of lupus in Asia? We examine insights into its prevalence, unique clinical manifestations, and the need for personalized healthcare approaches. Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disorder where the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks its own tissues and cells. One of the most common types of lupus is Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), in which the disease is system-wide, causing widespread inflammation and tissue damage in multiple organs.

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