How Long can You Live With Lupus?

Lupus is an autoimmune disease that can effect any organ system of the body. The disease prognosis will vary from person to person, and can be unpredictable. Many people with lupus can expect to live a normal life span, if they respond well to medications and are monitored closely by their physician. Organ failure, premature vascular conditions and complications from long term use of powerful medications can occur in those with lupus, resulting in life threatening complications or death. For more information, look here: