Lupus is an autoimmune and chronic disease that can affect anyone of any age and gender. Even though it tends to affect mostly female adults, children can also develop lupus. Because the range of symptoms is so extensive, it is very difficult to diagnose.
Children are affected in both visible and invisible ways. Visible symptoms may be unsettling but at the same time, invisible symptoms are no less uncomfortable and painful. Here’s a list of 9 symptoms of lupus in children that you should be aware of: