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    dwilliams0609 posted:
    I have lupus and R.A. among a lot of things And In the past week i have been treated for a pretty bad upper Respiratory infection. I was starting to feel much better in the past two days and then today boom it hit me like a truck, I have a fever, my face is on fire, My lymph nodes are swollen, All my joints hurt, Im frozen to my core, and every oz of my body hurt so bad i can barely move, and Iv been going Pee alot. I need to know if this sounds like a lupus flair up or if i just got something else while my body was under the weather, I just dont have any idea what to do and i need to know if i should just go to the E.R.
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    mommawithlupus87 responded:
    thats the fun game of lupus you never know going to the Dr to be checked out is the only way to find out the meds they gave you for the infection may have set off your lupus or maybe its just another cold thats hitting you immune system hard because it is already weak ... hope you feel better drink lots and lots of water and REST as much as possible good luck and hope you feel better soon !
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