Stress & Organ Specific Autoimmunity: A Complex Interrelationship

Stress & Organ Specific Autoimmunity: A Complex Interrelationship

OVERVIEW ARTICLE The evidence for stress contributing to the onset and course of autoimmune disease is circumstantial and the mechanisms by which stress affects autoimmune disease remain poorly understood. The best evidence for an effect of stress on the development of an autoimmune disorder is the well-known relationship between the clinical onset of Graves’ hyperthyroidism, […]