New evidence strengthens the hypothesis that exposure to trauma and the associated physiological responses contribute to the development of autoimmune diseases, including systemic lupus erythematosus.
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Morand, E. Stress and the onset of SLE. Nat Rev Rheumatol 14, 127–128 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1038/nrrheum.2018.2
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