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Selena Gomez Opens Up About Her Battle With Lupus & What Actually Happened In Rehab

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Selena Gomez describes her stint in rehab.

Selena Gomez is done talking about her rehab stint in 2014!

The Rise songstress covered GQ's May issue, and as we previously reported, opened up to the glossy about growing up in the spotlight.

Her newly released interview sheds a lot more light on her past, and explains why she chose to enter a treatment facility without a single explanation.

Secretly battling the auto-immune disease lupus, Selly was treated with chemotherapy during her two-week stay.

Related: Selena Shares A Mini Update On Her Battle With Lupus

But when asked about her diagnosis, the 23-year-old provided:

"First off, this is something that everyone always wants to fixate on. I got diagnosed with lupus. My mom had a very public miscarriage. So I had to cancel my tour. I needed time to just be okay. And I was going through leukemia and I went to two different locations for those treatments. It's really frustrating, because I am 100 percent allowed to have that, but I think people just want to have some sort of—"

The writer, Zach Baron, did note that Selena probably meant chemotherapy instead of leukemia.

She continued to explain:

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Nick Cannon Reveals He Never Heard Of Lupus Before He Was Diagnosed! WATCH!

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Nick remembers when he was diagnosed.

It was a scary time when Nick Cannon was diagnosed with lupus.

For those of you who might not remember, in 2012 the comedian was in and out of the hospital, after suffering from mild kidney failure and blood clots in his lungs.

After a few months, he was finally diagnosed with lupus.

Oof.

Photo: Nick Shares A Snap From The Hospital!

And while we were concerned for the actor's health throughout the scary situation, he was even more worried because he didn't know what lupus was before his diagnosis!

He told HuffPost Live earlier this week:

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Lark Voorhies Opens Up About Having Lupus & Slams Rumors About Her Mental Health!

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Lark is getting real.

Lark Voorhies is opening up about her ongoing health battle.

On Thursday, the Saved By The Bell alum revealed she's been struggling with lupus and took to Instagram to share her story.

Related: Selena Gomez Offers A Lupus Update

The 41-year-old posted an image of an open letter to the disease. It began by confronting the illness for all the trouble it has caused her, saying:

"Dear Lupus, You came uninvited like the thief you are. You invaded my body and my life silently and you have no mercy. You have stolen my life's work, my health, my vision of myself. You tear at my relationships with relentless teeth rending and damaging wherever and whenever you can."

But the brunette beauty explained that she's fighting back against the sickness, adding:

"However, you forgot when you planned your war. I am more than my work. Relationships worth having heal [or] stand steady under attack. I continue to rise again and again to reinvent myself. And most important, there is a part of me you can never touch without my permission, my soul. I am God's child and you can never take from me what I refuse to give."

The actress also shared another post of herself standing by a window. She captioned the strong snap with an inspirational poem that read:

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Selena Gomez Offers A Lupus Health Update & Looks Like A Siren At Jingle Ball

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Ooh, what a vixen!

Selena Gomez's dark outfit, hair, and lips gave her the air of a femme fatale backstage during Jingle Ball in San Francisco on Thursday.

Related: Drake Ships Selena And Justin Bieber!

In addition to looking smoking, the singer recently opened up further about her fight with lupus, adding that she's still not comfortable sharing too many details:

"It has been overwhelming and the response has been very supportive, which is nice — but it still makes me a little uncomfortable. I waited for the right time to talk about it because I am in a great place and I'm very healthy. I'm not trying to be loud about it: It was time to use my platform to help."

We're so glad to hear she's feeling healthy!

She certainly looked like the very picture of health at her Jingle Ball debut!

Despite some issues, the 23-year-old also admitted that 2015 was a good year overall:

"[2015 was] a good 8 [out of 10]. A lot of ups and downs, but they helped shape who I am."

We think that professionally this has definitely been an AH-Mazing year for Selenita!

May 2015 be twice as good!

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Selena Gomez & Victoria Justice Join These Celebs Who Also Have Autoimmune Diseases!

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All these stars have bravely opened up about their illnesses.

These lovely ladies are very brave.

Recently, Selena Gomez and Victoria Justice both opened up about struggling with autoimmune diseases. This month, the Same Old Love singer discussed her lupus diagnosis, while the Eye Candy alum revealed she suffers from Hashimoto's disease.

Autoimmune illnesses are ones in which your body's autoimmune system begins to attack and destroy healthy cells by mistake.

But sadly, these young stars aren't the only celebs who suffer from similar diseases. In fact, a few famous faces have been pretty open about their diagnoses.

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Selena Gomez Isn't Ready To Talk More About Her Lupus Diagnosis On The Today Show, But She DOES Reveal The Health Scare She Was Lucky To Avoid!

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Selena Gomez makes for one honest interview!

The superstar went on the Today show Monday morning for a live performance of a few songs off her album Revival, and in the process, she sat down for an interview with the show's hosts.

Video: Selena Opens Up To Ellen DeGeneres About Lupus, Being Called 'Fat', & Her Dating Life!

In the sit-down interview, the Good For You singer discussed a wide range of topics, but she wasn't quite ready to discuss her recent health diagnosis centered around lupus:

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Selena Gomez Opens Up To Ellen DeGeneres About Her Lupus Diagnosis, Being Called 'Fat', & Her Dating Life!

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She's taking control and we love it!

Selena Gomez recently revealed she was diagnosed with lupus, and now she's letting everyone in on her traumatic traumatic secret she kept from the media for over three years!

The Revival songstress appeared on Thursday's Ellen DeGeneres Show and opened up even more about her recent diagnosis and going through chemotherapy.

Video: Ellen Scares The CRAP Out Of Selena TWICE!

Selly explained why she kept her autoimmune disease a secret for so long, even after the tabloids speculated she was in rehab for substance abuse. She said:

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