Lupus Worse in Southern European Ancestry

That would be me… 100% southern European ancestry…of which I’ve always been, and still am, so proud… But I found this article today: 

“Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) patients with a higher percentage of ancestry from southern Europe have more severe disease manifestations, according to new research presented at EULAR 2008, the Annual Congress of the European League Against Rheumatism in Paris, France. “

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2 Responses to “Lupus Worse in Southern European Ancestry”

  1. Jill Says:

    Interesting! Thanks for the info!

  2. psychscribe Says:

    You’re very welcome 🙂 Thanks for stopping by.

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