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Fibromyalgia is Shockingly Similar to Other Conditions

Lupus

Similar to rheumatoid arthritis above, lupus is also an autoimmune condition. The main difference is that, with lupus, the person’s immune system can randomly attack any and every structure of the body, causing a wide range of symptoms that can vary greatly from case to case. One of its most common indicators is a butterfly rash on the person’s cheeks and nose, as well as the presence of pain in the affected structures. Though its manifestations are usually mild, this disease is particularly dangerous if it spreads to vital organs, and must be kept in check with a specialist at all times.