autoimmunity 2 w d1
Describe autoimmunity and the process by which the body develops a hyperimmune or hypersensitive reaction to its own tissues. Consider lupus. It has been found that those living with lupus are at higher risk for other autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis. Explore this interrelationship, known as overlap diseases, in the following (https://kaleidoscopefightinglupus.org/ ) and discuss the implications for care.
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