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what autoimmune disease causes hives

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: There are numerous disorders that can cause hives. You can search the internet for specifics.

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A female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Chronic urticaria: can be due to an autoimmune disorder, or mostly has no cause, yes it can stay for years, you need to see an allergist/Immunologist or a dermatologist ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
?: The symptoms you listed can just be due to viral illness, or a reaction to a medication you are on or received lately, or something else more common t ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Powlin Manuel
50 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Somewhat Likely!: The sudden development of cold urticaria suggests the presence of abnormal antibodies. This could be associated with an immune dysfunction. If someone ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Borrelia burgdorferi: This spirochete bacterium is transmitted by the bite of an ixodes tick.
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Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wang answered
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Rare: Very rare. Saw one case. Can be associated with rheumatologic conditions (sle, etc), infectious (hiv, etc), autoimmune disorder, lymphoid neoplasm (cl ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Nicora
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Antibody v.s. self: Autoimmune diseases arise from an inappropriate immune response of the body against substances and tissues normally present in the body. In other word ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Autoimmune hepatitis: Autoimmune hepatitis.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
Unknown: Genetic, hormonal, immunologic, and environmental factors may play a role but the overall cause of lupus is unknown. The immune system becomes activat ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
Yes: It is not common but pancreatitis can result from vasculitis ( blood vessel inflammation) or thrombosis (blood clot). Both occur in lupus.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
See below: Yes, lupus can cause pancreatitis on rare occasions.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. J mark Rheudasil
37 years experience Vascular Surgery
Not known: Typically a prolonged small blood vessel spasm in response to stress or cold exposure. May improve with medication, but, generally is treated conserva ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Autoimmune: This is an autoimmune disease that causes inflammation in the blood vessel walls and eventual urticaria. Treating the underlying disease usually helps ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Autoimmune disease: Grave's is a disease in which antibodies against the thyroid stimulating receptors are formed. The initiating event is unknown. These antibodies lock ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Genetic defect: Wilson disease is a defect in the bodies handling of copper ingested in the diet.A gene is inherited from both asymptomatic carrier parents that enco ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ladislav Volicer
61 years experience Geriatric Psychiatry
Nobody knows: In most cases, it is not clear what are the causes of alzheimer's disease. In some cases, the cause is an abnormal gene but that is true in only about ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ladislav Volicer
61 years experience Geriatric Psychiatry
Nobody knows: In most cases, it is not clear what are the causes of alzheimer's disease. In some cases, the cause is an abnormal gene but that is true in only about ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Mostly idiopathic: meaning no known cause to science so far, but in few cases could be due to other hidden cause, hence you need evaluation by a specialist, either an al ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Unknown: The cause of parkinson disease is unknown. It appears that the cause of parkinson disease leads to the depletion of Dopamine in the subtantia nigra in ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
"cellular confusion": Many diseases can be classified as autoimmune (rheumatoid arthritis, celiac disease, multiple sclerosis, etc) immune system is designed to protect us ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ziad Akl
Dr. Ziad Akl answered
30 years experience Infectious Disease
Wegener: I only know of wegener's granulomatosis.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hindi Mermelstein
36 years experience Geriatric Psychiatry
Unknown at present: Alzheimer's disease is one type of dementia, conditions marked by of decline in cognitive status & because of problems functioning.In spite of c ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Christine Lee
27 years experience Dermatology
Numerous genes: There are multiple genes found as the cause of lupus. One is a mutation in the trex1 gene. Other genes include: blk, itgam, pxk, kiaa1542, rs10798269 ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Jarowski
48 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Cause of Hodgkin's: Hodgkin's disease is of unclear etiology. A clone of B lymphocytes undergoes a genetic mutation(possibly caused by a virus) and begins to proliferate ... Read More

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