Do you have a rash? I have lupus and I have a rash that comes and goes on my upper arms, it's barely noticeable but I know it's there. But yes it can definitely be associated with lupus. Do tell your doctor but don't be scared. Most of us get it.
I get that itch when I am coming into a flare. My rheumy has not taken it seriously and says it is due to my fibromyalgia but I know it is very intense at the beginning of a flare. I use the blue gel cold ice to help calm it.
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