What causes lupus in men?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
The factors that raise the risk of lupus in men include:
  • Ultraviolet rays from the sun or other sources
  • Certain medications particularly sun-sensitive antibiotics
  • Recreational drugs
  • Bacterial or viral infection such a as cold or flu
  • Emotional or bodily stress such as surgery or trauma

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