For children with celiac disease, adherence to a strict GFD for life is the only way to block the autoimmune response
Coon hound disease is thought to be an autoimmune response
Current evidence suggests that hair follicle inflammation in AA is caused by T cell- mediated autoimmune response
in genetically predisposed persons.
44) As these cells are resistant to apoptosis they are capable of perpetuating the aberrant autoimmune response
This study is an extension of a previous study (Almogairen et al, Lupus 2009 April) 17,but examines the correlation between the autoimmune response
and the histopathological changes in the thyroid gland.
The cause of multifocal choroiditis is unknown, although some studies suggest an autoimmune response
to an infection.
Type 1 diabetes is caused by an autoimmune response
which destroys insulin-producing islet cells in the pancreas.
3) Experimental studies with cytomegalovirus infection of human thyroid tissue have demonstrated induction of expression of MHC (major histocompatibility complex) class II molecules on thyroid cells, which may act as antigen-presenting cells (APCs), thereby initiating a thyroid autoimmune response
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For them, gluten proteins found in wheat, rye and barley trigger an autoimmune response
that can lead to serious health problems.
This autoimmune response
is usually suppressed during pregnancy but somehow the attacking antibodies went straight to Grace's heart, causing it to beat slower and making it harder to pump blood around the baby's body.