Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, abbreviated as SLE. This is a systemic disease, which means that it can affect the whole body systemically. The brain, skin, heart, lungs, kidneys, joints, the immune system, the vascular system, and the list goes on. Lupus means Wolf. Erythematosus means reddening of the skin. Why did I show a red butterfly?…