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Is eosinophilic asthma an autoimmune disease?

I have never seen that in the literature but someone told me eosinophilic asthma is considered an autoimmune disease.

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  1. Hi. Great question. It is not an autoimmune disease. Rather, it is a disease caused by an "overactive" immune response. I will attach below an article where I explore your question in more detail. Does this answer your question? John. Site Moderator.

    1. That is an interesting article. Enjoyed reading it. I have to say, used to catch every cold or sniffle but now that my asthma is controlled, I seem to fight them off. Have been wondering how asthma and my immune system relate.

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