13 doctors weighed in:

Is atherosclerosis an autoimmune deficiency disorder?

13 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
6 doctors agree

In brief: No

No, it isn't; steroids don't help; in fact they hurt.
Immunopressives don't help either.

In brief: No

No, it isn't; steroids don't help; in fact they hurt.
Immunopressives don't help either.
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

But it is an inflammatory disorder of sorts.

In brief: No

But it is an inflammatory disorder of sorts.
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Dr. Andrew Murphy
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Atherosclerosis is not an immune deficiency disorder.

In brief: No

Atherosclerosis is not an immune deficiency disorder.
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