Category: Autoimmune Diseases

Treatment for Scleroderma

Treatment for Scleroderma 1

The treatment for scleroderma consists in reducing the symptoms of patients and, therefore, may include the use of: Remedies anti-fibróticos, such as Penicillamine, which slow down the buildup of collagen; Remedies vasoativos, such as Nifedipine, Diltiazem or Pentoxifylline, which dilate the veins; Remedies for high …

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What Is Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

What Is Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 1

Systemic lupus erythematosus is an autoimmune disease, caused by the production of antibodies against the body itself. This self-aggression causes lesions in different tissues of the human body, whose gravity depends on the organ attacked. This genetic defect is due to a set of genes, and how …

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Treatment for Psoriasis in Nails

Treatment for Psoriasis in Nails 1

Psoriasis on the nail, called the nail psoriasis, should be treated with topical medications such as nail polishes of clobetasol, which must be applied 2 times per week, or corticoids made on the basis of vitamin D, which are applied directly on the sores that …

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7 Signs You May Have Gluten Intolerance

7 Signs You May Have Gluten Intolerance 1

The intolerance to gluten causes intestinal symptoms such as excessive gas, pain in the stomach, diarrhea or constipation, but as these signs also appear in several diseases, many times the intolerance is not diagnosed. In addition, when the intolerance is severe, it can cause Celiac Disease, …

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Superdose of Vitamin D Can Treat Diseases

Superdose of Vitamin D Can Treat Diseases 1

The treatment with superdoses of vitamin D, is being used to treat autoimmune diseases, which occur when the immune system reacts against the body itself, causing problems such as multiple sclerosis, vitiligo, psoriasis, disease the inflammatory bowel, systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis and type 1 …

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How to Identify and Treat Pemphigus

How to Identify and Treat Pemphigus 1

The pemphigus is an immune disease rare and characterized by the formation of bubbles in soft tissue, which burst easily and do not heal. Typically, these blisters appear in the skin, but can also affect the mucous membranes such as the lining of the mouth, eyes, …

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How to Identify and Treat Myasthenia Gravis

How to Identify and Treat Myasthenia Gravis 1

The myasthenia gravis or myasthenia gravis, is an autoimmune disease that causes progressive muscle weakness, more common in women and usually begins between 20 and 40 years of age. The symptoms of myasthenia gravis may begin suddenly, but usually are appearing and worsening gradually. The causes of …

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