Types of Autoimmune Disease


According to American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association (AARDA), there are more than 100 types of autoimmune diseases in the world. In Indonesia, most commonly found autoimmune diseases are:

  1. Systemic Lupus Eritematosus (SLE)
  2. Psoriasis/Psoriatic Arthritis
  3. Scleroderma
  4. Multiple Sclerosis
  5. Myasthenia Gravis
  6. Sjogren's Syndrome
  7. Idiopathic/Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  8. Guillan Barre Syndrome (GBS)
  9. Diabetes Mellitus Tipe 1 
  10. Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA) 
  11. Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS) 
  12. Addison's Disease 
  13. Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM)
  14. Alopecia 
  15. Ankylosing Spondylitis 
  16. Adult Onset Still's Disease 
  17. Autoimmune Hepatitis 
  18. Bullous Pemphigoid 
  19. Celiac Disease 
  20. Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) 
  21. Dermatomyositis 
  22. Erythema Nodosum 
  23. Grave's Disease 
  24. Hashimoto's Disease 
  25. Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohns Disease & Ulcerative Colitis) 
  26. Rheumatoid Arthritis 
  27. Myositis & Polymyositis 
  28. Mixed Connective Tissue Disease (MCTD) 
  29. Neuromyelitis Optica (NMO) 
  30. Pemphigus Vulgaris 
  31. Spondyloarthropathy 
  32. Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease 
  33. Vasculitis (Behcet's Disease, Henoch Schonlein Purpura, Churg-Strauss Syndrome) 
  34. Vitiligo 
  35. Goodpasture's Syndrome 
  36. Kawasaki Syndrome 
  37. Optic Neuritis 
  38. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)

If you have been diagnosed by a physician with one of the diseases above and you are seeking for information or support from other autoimmune patients, don't hesitate to contact and join us.

 *For a complete list of autoimmune diseases, you can visit AARDA website here

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