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Can you have more than one autoimmune disease?

 

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Yes, overlapping genetic traits increase susceptibility to many of the diseases, so that someone can suffer from more than one autoimmune disease.

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Unfortunately, yes. They are not all related. For example, I have Celiac Disease. It's an auto-immune disease. However, if I got crazy, I could also get AIDS... I totally different kind of auto-immune disease. The only thing auto-immune diseases have in common is they make the body attack itself.

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