Lupus results when the immune system turns on the body, producing inflammatory attacks on virtually any organ. A minority of patients have lupus only on the skin, and while this is not life threatening, it can still be psychologically devastating.
- Dr. Christopher Hansen, Assistan Professor of Dermatology, University of Utah
- Dr. Victoria Werth, Professor of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania and Chief, Dermatology Section, Philadelphia VA Medical Center
- Dr. Betty Diamond, Investigator, Finestein Institute for Medical Research