Articles related to autoimmune disorders
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 ...
Autoimmune Disorders - Rare Diseases - About.com
Links to information and support for rare autoimmune disorders.
Autoimmune Kidney Disease (IgA Nephropathy) - Rare Diseases
Article describes IgA nephropathy (autoimmune kidney disease), its symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
Autoimmune Disease - Definition - Arthritis and Joint Conditions
Definition: According to AARDA (American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association), "the term autoimmune disease refers to a varied group of more than 80 ...
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 Diseases - Thyroid Disease - About.com
Autoimmune Diseases / Understanding the Immune System, a comprehensive online guide to understanding the immune system, its anatomy, disorders, and ...
Is Fibromyalgia an Autoimmune Disease?
3 days ago ... In autoimmune disorders, the immune system attacks a particular tissue or structure in the body. It typically causes damage and inflammation at ...
Do You have Autoimmune Disease Super Symptoms?
There are a number of symptoms that are common to many autoimmune diseases. Do you have these symptoms? from Thyroid Guide and patient advocate ...