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Immune & Autoimmune

Our immune system is the guardian at the gate, keeping watch for invaders. Sometimes it can turn against us—causing a range of problems, from mild itching to severe pain.

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Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Guillain-Barre syndrome is a condition in which the body's immune system damages parts of neurons. Symptoms include progressive weakness, numbness or tingling, decreased reflexes, body aches, double vision, loss of balance, and other serious symptoms.
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Granulomatosis With Polyangiitis

Wegener's granulomatosis, or granulomatosis with polyangiitis, is a disorder in which a dysregulated immune system causes inflammation of small blood vessels.
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