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*  Autoantibody
ANA is a marker of the autoimmune process - it is positive with a variety of different autoimmune diseases but not specific. ... The type of autoimmune disorder or disease that occurs and the amount of destruction done to the body depends on which systems ... Many autoimmune diseases (notably lupus erythematosus) are caused by such autoantibodies. Antibodies are produced by B cells in ... 2007). "IgA anti-actin antibodies ELISA in coeliac disease: A multicentre study". Digestive and Liver Disease. 39 (9): 818-23. ...
*  NOD mice
The incidence of disease is linked to Microbiome. NOD mice are also susceptible to developing other autoimmune syndromes, ... May 2003). "Association of the T-cell regulatory gene CTLA-4 with susceptibility to autoimmune disease". Nature. 423 (6939): ... A Model for Analyzing the Interplay Between Heredity and the Environment in the Development of Autoimmune Disease". ILAR ... including autoimmunine sialitis, autoimmune thyroiditis, autoimmune peripheral polyneuropathy etc. Diabetes in these mice can ...
*  Systemic lupus erythematosus
SLE is regarded as a prototype disease due to the significant overlap in its symptoms with other autoimmune diseases. This ... In the presence of autoreactive T cells, a chronic autoimmune disease may be the consequence. Anti-nRNP autoantibodies to nRNP ... Rates of disease in the developing world are unclear. Lupus is Latin for "wolf": the disease was so-named in the 13th century ... Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), also known simply as lupus, is an autoimmune disease in which the body's immune system ...
*  Immune tolerance
Patients with autoimmune diseases also often have a unique gene signature and certain environmental risk factors that ... Break in this tolerance is thought to underlie the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel diseases like Crohn's disease and ... Deficits in central or peripheral tolerance also cause autoimmune disease, resulting in syndromes such as systemic lupus ... an evolving web of heritable autoimmune diseases". Curr Opin Pediatr. 25 (6): 708-714. doi:10.1097/mop.0000000000000029. Maazi ...
*  Outline of diabetes
... disease that results in autoimmune destruction of insulin-producing beta cells of the pancreas. Diabetes mellitus type 2 - ... "diseases of affluence", which include mostly chronic non-communicable diseases for which personal lifestyles and societal ... A class of metabolic diseases A class of systemic diseases Prediabetes - Main types of diabetes: Diabetes mellitus type 1 - ... However, the disease can often be delayed through proper nutrition and regular exercise. Insulin therapy Insulin Carbohydrate ...
*  Short course immune induction therapy
Alemtuzumab is now being tested in clinical trials for the treatment of autoimmune diseases, such as Multiple Sclerosis, where ... disease induction completely prevented disease onset, while treatment during chronic EAE disease caused disease remission. Anti ... However, many patients treated with alemtuzumab went on to develop other autoimmune diseases, especially those involving the ... "Pulsed Monoclonal Antibody Treatment and Autoimmune Thyroid Disease in Multiple Sclerosis", The Lancet 13 November 1999 ...
*  Aicardi-Goutières syndrome
Stetson, DB (2012). "Endogenous retroelements and autoimmune disease". Curr Opin Immunol. 24: 692-7. doi:10.1016/j.coi.2012.09. ... and some characteristics of the condition also overlap with the autoimmune disease systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). ... 1980). "Interferon-‐induced disease in mice and rats". Ann N Y Acad Sci. 350: 12-20. doi:10.1111/j.1749-6632.1980.tb20602.x. ... Clinical features and disease course vary somewhat by genotype, with TREX1 associated with likely in utero onset and high ...
*  Autoimmune disease
The first autoimmune diseases were described in the early 1900s. For a disease to be regarded as an autoimmune disease it needs ... Some common diseases that are generally considered autoimmune include celiac disease, diabetes mellitus type 1, Graves' disease ... with other autoimmune diseases Autoimmune diseases have a wide variety of different effects. They do tend to have one of three ... resulting in autoimmune conditions such as asthma. The first estimate of US prevalence for autoimmune diseases as a group was ...
*  CNS demyelinating autoimmune diseases
... are autoimmune diseases which primarily affect the central nervous system. Examples ... A wider group of diseases which includes also the non-autoimmune demyelinating diseases. Demyelinating diseases - Group ... Transverse myelitis Neuromyelitis optica Idiopathic inflammatory demyelinating diseases - ...
*  List of autoimmune diseases
This list of autoimmune diseases is categorized by organ and tissue type to help locate diseases that may be similar. Overview ... This list includes conditions that are not diseases but signs common to autoimmune disease. Some, such as Chronic Fatigue ... "Celiac Disease". Meize-Grochowski R (2005). "Celiac disease: a multisystem autoimmune disorder". Gastroenterology Nursing. 28 ( ... The disease was listed in the prior version of this table The disease is included in several widely used lists of autoimmune ...
*  Autoimmune disease in women
... is a description of the autoimmune diseases that effect women. Some of these differences are unique ... Fertility treatments are able to help some women with autoimmune disease become pregnant. Although most autoimmune diseases ... Women with autoimmune diseases can safely have children. There are be some risks for the mother or baby, depending on the ... Some women with autoimmune diseases may have problems getting pregnant. This can happen for many reasons. Tests can tell if ...
*  Autoimmune heart disease
The commonest form of autoimmune heart disease is rheumatic heart disease or rheumatic fever. These are the typical mechanisms ... Autoimmune heart diseases are the effects of the body's own immune defense system mistaking cardiac antigens as foreign and ... Chronic: Valve diseases as noted above; Reduced cardiac output; Exercise intolerance. Intensive cardiac care and ... adhesion of the adjacent cusps of these valves and occlusion of the flow tracts of blood through the heart causing diseases ...
*  Maternal autoimmune bullous disease
... is a blistering skin condition that presents at birth. Accessory nail of the fifth toe List ...
*  Autoimmune inner ear disease
"Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease". www.asha.org. Retrieved 2016-02-11. "Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease (AIED) , American Hearing ... Autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED) was first defined by Dr. Brian McCabe in a landmark paper describing an autoimmune loss of ... "Meniere's disease might be an autoimmune condition?". Autoimmunity Reviews. 11 (10): 731-738. doi:10.1016/j.autrev.2012.01.004 ... Rauch, Steven D. (2014-09-01). "IL-1β inhibition in autoimmune inner ear disease: can you hear me now?". The Journal of ...
*  Acupuncture
Autoimmune Diseases. 2012: 1-13. doi:10.1155/2012/841085. ISSN 2090-0422. PMC 3529905 . PMID 23304461. Carruzzo, P; Graz, B; ... For example, some diseases are believed to be caused by meridians being invaded with an excess of wind, cold, and damp. In ... In TCM, disease is generally perceived as a disharmony or imbalance in energies such as yin, yang, qi, xuĕ, zàng-fǔ, meridians ... In some cases a lack of balance between Yin and Yang were believed to be the cause of disease. In the 1st century AD, many of ...
*  Purkinje cell
... autoimmune diseases; genetic mutations causing spinocerebellar ataxias, Unverricht-Lundborg disease, or autism; and ... In Alzheimer's disease, spinal pathology is sometimes seen, as well as loss of dendritic branches of the Purkinje cells. ... The genetic conditions ataxia telangiectasia and Niemann Pick disease type C, as well as cerebellar essential tremor, involve ... American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias. 25 (7): 585-91. doi:10.1177/1533317510382892. PMID 20870670. Fekadu ...
*  EVA1A
Autoimmune Diseases. 2013: 761046. doi:10.1155/2013/761046. PMC 3595708 . PMID 23509613. ...
*  Lupus vasculitis
Autoimmune Diseases. 2012: 1-4. doi:10.1155/2012/876456. ... of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in which the autoimmune ... Pyrpasopoulou, Athina; Chatzimichailidou, Sofia; Aslanidis, Spyros (2012). "Vascular Disease in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus". ...
*  Lupus nephritis
Salgado, Alberto (2012). "Lupus Nephritis: An Overview of Recent Findings". Autoimmune Diseases. doi:10.1155/2012/849684. ... an autoimmune disease. It is a type of glomerulonephritis in which the glomeruli become inflamed. As the result of SLE, the ... Class IV disease (diffuse proliferative nephritis) is both the most severe, and the most common subtype. More than 50% of ... Class III disease (focal glomerulonephritis) is indicated by sclerotic lesions involving less than 50% of the glomeruli, which ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Immune Disorders: Auto-Immune
Autoimmune Disease Reference Provides links to information about the autoimmune disease, polyarteritis nodosa. Clinics and ... Autoimmune Diseases NIH resource, including disease examples, quick facts, and the latest research-from the US National ... Systemic Autoimmune Disease Research Center Research center dedicated towards the understanding and treatment of autoimmune ... American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association Includes patient information about autoimmunity and autoimmune related ...
*  Scleroderma
Graft-versus-host disease, an autoimmune condition that occurs as a result of bone marrow transplants in which the immune cells ... Scleroderma is a group of autoimmune diseases that may result in changes to the skin, blood vessels, muscles, and internal ... Mackay, Ian R.; Rose, Noel R. (2006). The Autoimmune Diseases. Academic Press. p. 369. ISBN 9780080454740. Firestein, Gary S.; ... Primary biliary cirrhosis, an autoimmune disease of the liver. Primary pulmonary hypertension Complex regional pain syndrome ...
*  Ischemic cascade
... and autoimmune diseases. The cannabinoids are found to have particular application as neuroprotectants, for example in limiting ... "Diseases at the Cellular Level Lecture Handout Archived 2005-07-10 at the Wayback Machine." and Inflammation and Repair Lecture ... Acquired Mitochondropathy-A New Paradigm in Western Medicine Explaining Chronic Diseases). The fact that the ischemic cascade ... "useful in the treatment and prophylaxis of wide variety of oxidation associated diseases such as ischemia, inflammatory ... ...
*  Distal renal tubular acidosis
Autoimmune disease. Classically Sjögren's syndrome, but it is also associated with systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid ... Wrong, O; Davies HEF (1959). "The Excretion of Acid in Renal Disease". QJM. 28 (110): 259-313. PMID 13658353. Walsh SB, Shirley ... citrate tablets which not only replace potassium but also inhibit calcium excretion and thus do not exacerbate stone disease as ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Immune Disorders: Auto-Immune: Myositis
How one family is dealing with this rare auto-immune disease that affects the muscles and skin. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Immune Disorders: Auto-Immune: Sarcoidosis
Information on the disease, statistics, tests and medications, with a personal touch from the author on how it affected her ... Links to information and overviews on the disease from several reputable sources such as the American Lung Association, as well ... Health Conditions and Diseases Immune Disorders Auto-Immune Sarcoidosis 8. Subcategories 1 Personal Pages 0 ...
*  Corixa (company)
Washington involved in the development of immunotherapeutics to combat autoimmune diseases, infectious diseases, and cancer. It ...
*  Classical complement pathway
"Complement in autoimmune diseases". Clinica Chimica Acta. 465: 123-130. doi:10.1016/j.cca.2016.12.017. Nesargikar, Prabhu; ... Disease Markers. 2015: 1-11. doi:10.1155/2015/450351. ISSN 0278-0240. Mahler, Michael; van Schaarenburg, Rosanne; Trouw, ...