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Why would immunosuppressant drug make a patient more susceptible to disease?

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Dr. Daniel Wujek
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In brief: Yes

In general, patients taking immunosuppressants are more susceptible to infections.
The risk depends on the type of immunosuppressant.

In brief: Yes

In general, patients taking immunosuppressants are more susceptible to infections.
The risk depends on the type of immunosuppressant.
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