Autoimmune Disorders and their Relationship to Pregnancy Loss

Autoimmune Disorders and their Relationship to Pregnancy Loss.

Both autoimmune and alloimmune mechanisms have been studied and implicated as causes of recurrent pregnancy loss.  Autoimmune disorders are a better studied field with larger amounts of clinical evidence that have linked recurrent pregnancy loss with certain autoimmune disease such as systemic lupus erythematosus and antiphospholipid syndrome. We will further discuss these two diseases, its treatments and patient education in later sections. Read more