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Excessive Immune Function

By Ian Tizard, BVMS, PhD, DACVM, University Distinguished Professor of Immunology; Director, Richard M. Schubot Exotic Bird Health Center, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M University

There are many different ways by which excessive immune function can cause disease or death. These include excessive innate responses, excessive adaptive responses, and tumors of the immune system.