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Autoimmunity in CVID: Of 473 patients with CVID, 134 (28.6%) had autoimmunity. The main autoimmune diseases are shown here. In the category “other” are included neutropenia, pernicious anemia, anticardiolipin Ab, antiphospholipid syndrome, diabetes mellitus, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, uveitis, multiple sclerosis, systemic lupus erythematosus, autoimmune thyroid disease, lichen planus, vasculitis, vitiligo, and psoriasis. | ITP indicates immune thrombocytopenia; AIHA, autoimmune hemolytic anemia; RA, rheumatoid arthritis. | Cunningham-Rundles C. (2012). The many faces of common variable immunodeficiency. Hematology. American Society of Hematology. Education Program, 2012, 301–305. doi:10.1182/asheducation-2012.1.301

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