Cameos: Candidates and Curiosities

Ian R Mackay

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Previous editions (3rd, 1998, Chapter 37 and 4th, 2006, Chapter 71) described various candidate autoimmune diseases or rare ill-defined conditions with autoimmune features?cameos. Several have been developed as full chapters in the 4th or this present 5th edition. Others together with some new entities are retained as cameos because of their rarity, controversial evidence for an autoimmune causation, or autoimmunity being just one of several contributing elements to pathogenesis.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Autoimmune Diseases
EditorsN R Rose, I R Mackay
Place of PublicationUSA
PublisherAcademic Press
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)9780123849298
Publication statusPublished - 2014


  • Adjuvant-induced autoimmunity
  • Autoantibodies
  • Autoimmune diseases
  • Autoimmunity
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Rare diseases

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