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Does flu cause a cytokine storm?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: May

Cytokines are our body's normal responses to inflammation and are what help to create symptoms of disease.
Over-reaction is what is referred to as cytokine storm.

In brief: May

Cytokines are our body's normal responses to inflammation and are what help to create symptoms of disease.
Over-reaction is what is referred to as cytokine storm.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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