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I'm wondering why are autoimmune diseases more common in females than males?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: We don't know

The truth is we really do not know why.
Hormonal differences and other suggestions have been offered as explanations but none have been proven.

In brief: We don't know

The truth is we really do not know why.
Hormonal differences and other suggestions have been offered as explanations but none have been proven.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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