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Autoimmune Disease
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Definition of Autoimmune Disease
A disorder resulting from loss of function or tissue destruction of an organ or multiple organs, arising from humoral or cellular immune responses of the individual to his own tissue constituents. It may be systemic (e.g., systemic lupus erythematosus), or organ specific, (e.g., thyroiditis). -- 2003

Autoimmune Disease is from the group

Immune System Disorder

Other Names for Autoimmune Disease

Autoimmune Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Disorder
Autoimmune Disorders
Disease, autoimmune
Autoimmune disease

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