1 doctor weighed in:

Autoimmune diseases --are they heritable, more common in male or female, all types or one type per family?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Depends.

Some arthopathies affect more men and others more females.
Ra, sle, sjogren's scleroderma, all are more common infemales, but they have some what low heritability than the spondyloarhropathies , which are more common, or severe in males.

In brief: Depends.

Some arthopathies affect more men and others more females.
Ra, sle, sjogren's scleroderma, all are more common infemales, but they have some what low heritability than the spondyloarhropathies , which are more common, or severe in males.
Dr. Thomas Namey
Dr. Thomas Namey
Thank
Read more answers from doctors