Összefoglaló közlemények: Az autoimmun betegségek sajátosságai

Translated title of the contribution: Characteristics of autoimmune diseases

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In the article the author reviews some features of autoimmune diseases and defines autoimmunity and autoimmune disease. According to epidemiological data, the number of patients increases and the causes are discussed in this paper. The pathogenetical background, the characteristics of the loss of immunetolerance are detailed. The author deals with the features of the pathomechanism, the course of the diseases and with the problems of the progression and classification. He also presents the expectations of clinicians to molecular medicine.

Original languageHungarian
Pages (from-to)739-746
Number of pages8
JournalLege Artis Medicinae
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2004


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  • Medicine(all)

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