Genetics Home Reference: Graves diseaseby
to hormonal factors. Graves disease is the most common cause of thyroid overactivity (hyperthyroidism... overactivity of the thyroid causes many of the signs and symptoms of Graves disease. Studies suggest...
Genetics Home Reference: Behcet diseaseby
The cause of Behçet disease is unknown. The condition probably results from a combination of genetic... in women.
Behçet disease can also cause painful bumps and sores on the skin. Most affected individuals...
Causes of Autoimmune Diseasesby
some possible theories for the causes of autoimmune disease, based on the gender imbalance: genetics, pregnancy...: the new conventional wisdom is that genetics do not really causedisease. As Dr. Oz would put...
Genetics Home Reference: Kawasaki diseaseby
to Kawasaki disease?
The causes of Kawasaki disease are not well understood. The disorder is generally....
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GeneticCause of Rare Vascular Disease Identifiedby
have identified the geneticcause of a rare and debilitating vascular disorder not previously explained... calcification affecting the lower extremities, yet spares patients’ coronary arteries. The new disease finding...