What happens when your body starts to attack itself? Watch this video to find out.
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Expert, Dr Peter Saul explains the symptoms of lupus
Allergy expert, Dr Peter Saul likens autoimmune diseases to friendly fire, a military term describing disasters that occur when the military mistakenly attack their own side.
With an autoimmune disease the body creates antibodies against itself by mistake. This causes inflammation and a whole range of conditions known as autoimmune.
Dr. Peter Saul, MB ChB DRCOG DCH MRCGP, Allergy Specialist
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