Autoimmune diseases

What is sarcoidosis, symptoms and how is treatment

Sarcoidosis is an inflammatory disease, of unknown cause, characterized by inflammation in various parts of the body, such as lung, liver, skin, and eyes, in addition to the formation of water,

How to Identify and Treat Myasthenia gravis

Myasthenia gravis, or myasthenia gravis , is an autoimmune disease that causes progressive muscle weakness, being more common in women and usually begins between 20 and 40 years of age.

Vitamin D overdose can treat diseases

Treatment with vitamin D overdoses has been used to treat autoimmune diseases, which occur when the immune system reacts against the body itself, causing problems such as multiple sclerosis,

Purpura in Pregnancy: risks, symptoms and treatment

Thrombocytopenic purpura in pregnancy is an autoimmune disease, in which the body's own antibodies destroy blood platelets. This disease can be serious, especially if it is not well monitored and

How to identify and diagnose Sjogren's syndrome

Sjögren's syndrome is a chronic and autoimmune rheumatic disease, characterized by inflammation of some glands in the body, such as the mouth and eyes, which results in symptoms such as dry mouth

Evans Syndrome - Symptoms and Treatment

Evans syndrome, also known as anti-phospholipid syndrome, is a rare autoimmune disease, in which the body produces antibodies that destroy blood. Some patients with this disease may have

What is it and how to treat herpetiform dermatitis

Herpetiform dermatitis, also known as Duhring's disease or celiac herpetiform dermatitis, is an autoimmune disease that causes the formation of small itchy skin blisters, similar to lesions caused

What is Lupus Erythematosus

Lupus erythematosus is an autoimmune disease, caused by the production of antibodies against the body itself. This self-aggression causes injuries to the different tissues of the human body, the

Treatment for scleroderma

Treatment for scleroderma is to reduce the symptoms of patients and, therefore, may include the use of: Anti-fibrotic remedies, such as Penicillamine, which reduce the accumulation of

How to Identify and Treat Scleroderma

Scleroderma is a chronic autoimmune disease that causes excessive production of collagen, leading to hardening of the skin and affecting the joints, muscles, blood vessels and some internal

Churg-Strauss vasculitis

Churg-Strauss vasculitis is a rare autoimmune disease that causes inflammation and destruction of blood vessels, especially the nose, lungs, intestines and heart, causing asthma-like symptoms such