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According to latest research, even if a cancer is in remission, if a veteran acquires Type 1 diabetes or systemic sclerosis from immunotherapy treatment, that could lead to an increased rating based on the severity of the disorder. Some potential autoimmune disorders linked to immunotherapy include:











1.     Type 1 diabetes;

2.     Dermatomyositis;

3.     Systemic sclerosis;

4.     Rheumatoid arthritis;

5.     Sjogren’s syndrome;

6.     Lupus;

7.     Multiple Sclerosis;

8.     Pneumonitis (inflamed lungs);

9.     Colitis; and

10.  Uveitis (inflamed eyes).

Top 10 Autoimmune Disorders Connected To Immunotherapy