Lupus is an autoimmune disorder that results in the immune system attacking your body�s healthy cells and tissues.
The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases is the institute at the National Institutes of Health responsible for research on lupus.
Currently, the NEI does not have a factsheet on this condition.
For information from other health sites, please visit the following webpages:
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Mayo Clinic, Lupus