autoimmune disorder

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n autoimmune disorder any of a large group of diseases characterized by abnormal functioning of the immune system that causes your immune system to produce antibodies against your own tissues
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Usage


In news:

Ranbaxy Labs has launched an authorized generic drug for treating dry mouth associated with an autoimmune disorder, the company said Tuesday.
Mom with rare autoimmune disorder thanks doctors who delivered her triplets.
A mother with a rare autoimmune disorder is thanking her doctors in Miami for helping save her life and that of her triplets.
Pig poop may hold clues for autoimmune disorders.
New clinical trial hoping pig parasites will treat autoimmune disorders.
Important info for those with autoimmune disorders.
Celiac disease is a fairly common but often undiagnosed autoimmune disorder.
Haemopoietic colony-stimulating factors (CSFs) have been known to worsen autoimmune disorders.
Myasthenia gravis is an autoimmune disorder mainly caused by antibodies to the muscle acetylcholine receptors (AChRs) at the neuromuscular junction.
Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment of this autoimmune disorder.
PANDAS stands for Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcus and causes a range of behavioral and emotional problems.
Both in the diet and in supplement form, it has shown promise in the treatment of arthritis, tendonitis and autoimmune disorders.
Self, a historian and author who was a noted professor at American River College, died Oct 13 of complications from systemic sclerosis, an autoimmune disorder, her family said.
Researchers at Oregon State University found that elderly people without adequate zinc in their body are more at risk of a variety of maladies like cancer, heart disease and autoimmune disorders.
Eggs from the pig whipworm are being tested as a treatment for Crohn 's disease and other autoimmune disorders.
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