Articles related to autoimmune disorders
Autoimmune Disorders - Rare Diseases - About.com
Links to information and support for rare autoimmune disorders.
Autoimmune Kidney Disease (IgA Nephropathy) - Rare Diseases
Jun 12, 2014 ... Article describes IgA nephropathy (autoimmune kidney disease), its symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) - What ... - Rare Diseases
Jun 18, 2014 ... Researchers believe that ITP is an autoimmune disorder. The body usually makes antibodies to fight infection, but in ITP these antibodies ...
What are Autoimmune Diseases, And Who Gets Them?
What Are the Causes of Autoimmune Diseases, Including Autoimmune Thyroid Disease Like Graves' Disease and Hashimoto's Disease.
Autoimmune Disease Checklist - Thyroid Disease - About.com
Autoimmune diseases involve a dysfunction of the immune system, in which the body does not recognize its own organs and tissues, and rejects them, causing ...
What Are the Causes of Autoimmune Diseases, Including ...
No autoimmune disease has ever been shown to be contagious or "catching." Autoimmune diseases do not spread to other people like infections. They are not ...
Autoimmune Disease - Definition - Arthritis & Joint Conditions
May 30, 2014 ... ... attacks the body's own healthy body tissue. There are many autoimmune diseases including lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, and psoriatic arthritis.
Autoimmune Diseases - Thyroid Disease - About.com
Autoimmune Diseases / Understanding the Immune System, a comprehensive online guide to understanding the immune system, its anatomy, disorders, and ...
Psoriasis As An Autoimmune Disorder - About.com
What an autoimmune disease is, who gets psoriasis and theories why people get them.
Autoimmune Disease - Definition of Autoimmune Disease
Jan 1, 2014 ... An autoimmune disease is one in which the immune system mistakenly attacks the body's own cells and tissues. Celiac disease is one ...