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Lupus (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus) - Prevention

There is currently no way to prevent lupus. But people who smoke may be more likely to get lupus. Avoiding smoking and perhaps other tobacco products may decrease your risk.

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    Last Updated: May 10, 2012
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