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Lupus: understand the mysterious disease affecting several celebrities

StarsInsider Logo By Stars Insider of StarsInsider | Slide 1 of 30: Lupus is an autoimmune disease that affects the immune system and makes it attack your own body tissue, causing inflammation and alterations to the function of some organs. There are several celebrities that have been open about their experience with the rare disease.Check out the gallery to understand more about the disease and some of the stars who suffer from it.

Lupus: understand the mysterious disease affecting several celebrities

Lupus is an autoimmune disease that affects the immune system and makes it attack your own body tissue, causing inflammation and alterations to the function of some organs. There are several celebrities that have been open about their experience with the rare disease.

Check out the gallery to understand more about the disease and some of the stars who suffer from it.

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