Autoimmune Disorder Information Center
In Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura, the antibodies produced by the immune system of the body mistakenly identify platelets as a threat to the body and attach themselves to it and thus destroying it causing reduced platelets in the blood. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment of Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura.
Overactive immune system is a condition when your immune system starts killing cells and tissues inside your body. While effective immune system is necessary to ensure good health, overactive immune system is a threat in itself. Know the causes, symptoms and treatments of overactive immune system.
Collagen vascular diseases are actually autoimmune diseases, which develop when the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks its own organs and tissues. Collagen vascular diseases involve the connective tissues. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment and prognosis of collagen vascular disease.
Raynaud’s phenomenon is a medical condition in which the skin color changes owing to variation in temperature and events contributing to mental stress. Know the types, symptoms, causes, treatment, prognosis, epidemiology, complications, risk factors of raynauds phenomenon.
Polyarteritis Nodosa is also known as Periarteritis Nodosa. Prognosis is significantly improved when an individual is treated with steroids or medications to suppress the immune system. Symptoms include abdominal pain, reduced appetite, severe fatigue, muscle and joint pain.
Learn more about Graves' Disease or Basedow-Graves Disease, Possible Causes, Risk Factors, Signs, Symptoms, Investigations, Treatment-Radioactive Iodine Therapy, Anti-Thyroid Medications, Beta-Blockers, Surgery, Lifestyle Modifications.