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Does having an autoimmune disease make you more susceptible to catching COVID-19?

The immune system of people with diseases like lupus or rheumatoid arthritis malfunctions and attacks cells in their own bodies. This is why they are prescribed immunosuppressants. The combination of these two factors means that these people are more vulnerable to infection. Does this also apply to COVID-19?

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