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What factors may contribute to the development of lupus?

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Factors that may contribute to the development of lupus include viruses, environmental chemicals and a person's genetic makeup.

From: Lupus Overview WebMD Medical Reference

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Reviewed by David Zelman on May 7, 2019

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The Lupus Foundation of America.

American College of Rheumatology.

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Reviewed by David Zelman on May 7, 2019

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