Autoimmune disease

What is Autoimmune disease?

Any disorder in which loss of function or destruction of normal tissue arises from humoral or cellular immune responses to the body's own tissue constituents; may be systemic, as systemic lupus erythematosus, or organ specific, as thyroiditis.

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i've got sores on my legs arms head. they are red ,round and when heals leaves scarring. i have taken tests to determine autoimmune diseases, but...

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You could be having Porphyria and light sensitivity due to that. Also SLE and Sjogren syndrome need to be ruled out. You may need a course of...

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t4 running in 11's for last year, weight loss of 29lbs,having problems sleeping, autoimmune diseases of thyroid run in my family, what can i do to...

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Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.

Your T4 level is high and you have family history of autoimmune disease....

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