Immune System: Noninfectious disorders

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cancer

any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division

genetic disorder

An abnormal condition that a person inherits through genes or chromosomes

degenerative disease

any disease in which a part of the body wears out

metabolic disease

any disease that results from an error in a biochemical pathway

allergy

abnormal immune system sensitivity to an otherwise harmless antigen

anaphylatic shock

a severe allergic reaction which restricts air flow to the lungs

autoimmunity

production of antibodies against the tissues of your own body

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