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Cause of Scleroderma: Autoimmunity

Author: Shelley Ensz. Scleroderma is highly variable. See Types of Scleroderma. Read Disclaimer
What is Autoimmunity?
Autophagy
B Cells and T Cells
Autoimmunity and Scleroderma

What is Autoimmunity?

Overview
Human Immune System
Causes
Diagnosis
Polyautoimmunity
Symptoms
Treatments
Autoimmunity and Other Diseases

Autophagy

We Might Have Finally Found The Trigger For Autoimmune Diseases. Scientists have identified a chain reaction that explains why our own bodies can turn against healthy cells, potentially transforming the way we look at autoimmune diseases and the way we treat them.Science Alert, 03/08/2018. (Also see Causes of Scleroderma, What is Scleroderma?, Types of Scleroderma, and Systemic Sclerosis)

Autoimmunity: B Cells and T Cells

Autoimmunity: B Cells and T Cells. T Cells are white blood cells that help stimulate an immune response to infections. Sometimes T cells become overactive, which is suspected as being part of the process that leads to autoimmune diseases. ISN.

Overview of B Cells and T Cells
B Cells and T-Cells and Autoimmunity
B Cells and T Cells and Systemic Sclerosis

Autoimmunity and Scleroderma

Scleroderma and Antibodies. ISN.

Go to Causes of Scleroderma: Autoimmunity: T Cells
 
 

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