Asked in Immune System
What is the clinical problem associated with immune deficiency disorders?
The clinical problem associated with immune deficiency disorders is the development of unusual and severe infections such as; pneumonia, meningitis, or septicemia. ...
Asked in Lymphatic System, Immune System
What are the two main types of immune system disorders?
The 2 main types of immune system disorders are allergies and asthma. Other types of disorders are autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis and inflammatory bowel disease. ...
Is arthritis a result of faulty immune system?
There are forms of arthritis ( such as rheumatoid arthritis) that are immune system disorders. However there are over a hundred different forms of arthrits that are caused by altogether different disorders. ...
An immune disorder is a possible cause for which disease?
Several diseases are caused by immune disorders. Alopecia - where the hair falls out in clumps - may well be caused by an immune disorder. ...
What are the relation between vitiligo and othre auto immune disorders?
Vitiligo is also an auto immune disorder. For People suffering from different auto-immune disorder, there is higher probability to be affected by skin condition vitiligo. In the same manner people suffering from vitiligo have more probability to fall victim to other auto-immune disorders like underactive thyroid and Addison's disease etc ...
Asked in Down Syndrome, Conditions and Diseases
How are Paraneoplastic syndromes treated?
Because PS are considered to be immune-mediated disorders, two treatment approaches have been used: removal of the source of the antigen by treatment of the underlying tumor, and suppression of the immune response. ...
What causes autoimmune disorders?
Autoimmune disorders occur when the body's immune system mistakenly identifies the body's own tissue as foreign, and attacks those tissues, as if trying to rid the body of an invader (such as a bacteria, virus, or fungi). ...
Asked in Dieting and Weight Loss, Medication and Drugs, Obesity and Metabolism Disorders, Endocrine System, Thyroid
What you should not eat as you have thyroid problems?
Avoid gluten and milk products as certain auto-immune thyroid disorders may be caused by such intolerance. Also, do not take lithium if you have mood disorders. Lithium suppress thyroid function. ...