In honor of Lupus Awareness Month this month, take this quick quiz to find out how much you know about this disease.
Lupus is a type of autoimmune disease, one that attacks the body’s immune system. It’s also referred to as systemic lupus erythematosus. The immune system is the body’s defense against infections; without its protection other invaders could easily disrupt the functioning of vital tissues and organs.
Take the quick quiz below to find out how much you know about lupus.
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“Lupus,” Mayo Clinic. Accessed April 6, 2018.