How is lupus fog diagnosed?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

Certain neurological exams can determine if you are having difficulty with cognition and have lupus fog. You may be given blood tests, spinal fluid analysis, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), uses magnetic signals to create image "slices" of the human body, electroencephalogram (EEG), record of the tiny electrical impulses produced by the brain's activity, or brain tomography (to visualize a specific area of the brain) to find out more. These exams can also determine if you do, in fact, have lupus fog and not a more serious problem such as stroke.

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