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how old is she? she could have a viral infection.
there are blood test to check for lupus including ANA, ESR, C reactive protein,
antibodies to double-stranded DNA (anti-dsDNA) tests,antibodies to histone tests,antibodies to phospholipids,antibodies to Ro/SS-A and La/SS-B,antibodies to Sm target Sm proteins in the cell nucleus,antibodies to RNP target ribonucleoproteins