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Asthma may protect against autoimmune diseases
  1. J Woodard
  1. SHO, Kings Mill Hospital, Mansfield, UK;

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In this cross sectional study, data from the Israeli Defence Force database were used to analyse the prevalence of autoimmune disorders in asthmatic and non-asthmatic military personnel between 1980 and 2003. Of the 488 841 individuals enrolled, significantly more women …

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