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Autoimmune Disorders Forum
Welcome to the Autoimmune Disorders forum. Questions in this forum are being answered by Dr. Garth Nicolson. This forum is for questions and discussions relating to Autoimmune Disorders. Topics include, but are not limited to: Alzheimer’s, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Gulf War Syndrome, Lupus, Lyme Disease, MS, Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Hello and thank you for your time, first of all. I am a 40-year-old woman, Alaskan Native/Caucasian mix, 3 children with no history of a...
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I've been diagnosed -- and have active problems with -- asthma, glomerulonephritis, and multiple sclerosis. The nephrology problems are ...
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Help!! I have been trying to find for the past 2 years what this outbreak of red spots are on my legs and thighs. They do not itch and th...
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Ok history back in 1994 I had a flare of an unknown condition. Had a rash to my trunk and face that was itching and burning. Went to ER...
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Hello! My father has Vitiligo and has no pigment in his skin or hair (all over his body). I was recently diagnosed with Alopecia a...
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I'm a 42-year old female. I'm wondering if you can tell me, should I be worried or taking an 81mg aspirin for a Cardiolipin Antibody IGM...
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Hi I have been ill for just over 4 years. I did have one positive ANA test for Lupus the second one was negative. I have had positive tes...
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Hi Dr. Nicolson, I had my first episode from RRMS in Mid-May of this year... which was numbness/tingling sensations in the left side o...
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Since my early 20's many doctors I had seen thought that by my symptoms I had lupus. My test over the years showed negitive however in m...
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53 year young female with treated Graves for over 5 years -- taking Cytomel for over 5 years - approximately 25 pounds overweight - does ...
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I was diagnosed with SLE a year and a half ago. I have a lot of med. challenges but never seem to be able to relate it directly to the Lu...
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i m35 yrs old beautiful lady.. its about 1and haif month i m suffring from swellon eyelid and face...docter said ths is rosecea...but is...
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My mum believes i suffer from fibromyalgia. She first thought i had MS or Lupus but the doctors did test an ANA test and they came back f...
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Labs: 6/16/10 tsh 6.0 -- started 50mcg synthroid 8/2010 tsh 5.05 - up to 75mcg 11/8/10 tsh 4.8 - up to 88mcg 2/5/11 tsh 5....
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Hello, I am a 40 year old Caucasian female. Two years ago my once thick and dark eyebrows fell out completely to the point where I do not...
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After my last pregnancy (2006) I developed some kind of autoimmune disorder that affected my joints and has been tentatively diagnosed as...
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Many years ago I was diagnosed with Graves' disease with hyperthyroidism as a symptom. My doctor treated with radioactive iodine. I hav...
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Hello Dr. If you are diagnosing a genetic disease and you have genetic sequence with the use of contigs but want to find out it's orie...
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1558461 tn?1295396201
Would it be harmful to take gout medication while on prednisone for a few days?
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My daughter was dxd with Hashis at 6 yo. She always had trouble falling asleep and seemed to experience hyperthyroid symptoms as well. ...
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