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    swollen gums/burning sensation
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    leslie1966 posted:
    I was diagnosed with Lupus in Feb 2013 so everything is still relatively new to me. I know that lupus can affect your mouth ie canker sores etc but I have had a spot on the roof of my mouth that feels like a burn. I woke up this morning and now my gums are also swollen. Could this be from the Lupus?
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    racmom responded:
    I have had lupus for over 10 years now and right before a flair I usually have the mouth sores and slightly swollen gums. Watch your symptoms for the next couple of weeks and keeping a diary to report back to your doctor is important.


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