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Colds and flu

Question
Posted by: | 2020/04/06

Q.

Latent Lupus

I have latent lupus aka UCTD and Sjogrens - and have stopped taking all medication after 8 years due to side effects. Am I more suseptable for COVID19? I am seeing a rumetologist and have Raynauds and Sjogrens and am due for an appointment aftre lockdown.

Expert's Reply

A.

Flu expert
- 2020/04/14

Hi there

Yes, you are more susceptible (apologies, the questions have only come through today). Please be extremely cautious and if possible, let other people go to the shops for essentials. Good luck and stay safe. 

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