multiple autoimmune disorder


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multiple autoimmune disorder (MAD)

[mul′tipəl]
a condition in which a patient exhibits symptoms of at least two of a group of diseases, including Addison's disease, autoimmune thyroid disease, mucocutaneous candidiasis, hypoparathyroiditis, and insulin-dependent diabetes.

multiple autoimmune disorder

Immunology Either of 2 complex autoimmune disorders Type I 2+ of following: Addison's disease, hypoparathyroidism, mucocutaneous candidiasis  Type II Schmidt syndrome 2+ of following: Addison's disease, autoimmune thyroid disease, IDDM ± hypopituitarism, mucocutaneous candidiasis
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