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Dictionary entry overview: What does autoimmune disease mean?
• AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE (noun)
The noun AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE has 1 sense:
1. any of a large group of diseases characterized by abnormal functioning of the immune system that causes your immune system to produce antibodies against your own tissues
Familiarity information: AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE used as a noun is very rare.