I again asked him what he saw when he was down my throat with the light and he said that it looked like an ulcer. I asked if it was a tumor and he said no it was not. I asked if there would be any further reports of the biopsies and he said no. He wants to do some more blood work that might show signs of an autoimmune disease syndrome. He gave me a few examples like Lupus, and Rheumatoid Arthritis but explained that there were many other things it could be.
Infections that most commonly affect people with lupus include urinary tract infections, respiratory infections, yeast infections, salmonella, herpes and shingles.
Other autoimmune diseases:
Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis, Sjögren’s Syndrome, Rheumatoid Arthritis, MS, Celiac Disease, Type 1 Diabetes, etc.
- A Trigger – This is an enormous list. Let me just list off a few and you can think about your own life. A trigger can be anything that moves the process forward. Possible triggers include gluten, dairy, stress, blood sugar issues, genetically modified foods, pesticides, herbicides, insecticides, heavy metals, chronic toxin exposure, viruses, infections, BPA in plastic, alcohol, prescription medications, and mold exposure.