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    Lynn’s right, the cells which produce the antibodies will still be around
    so you are still capable of producing
    anti-self antibodies, although they may be expressed at a lower level and
    you may not have any effcts from them.

    Don’t worry too much about the hereditary aspect, this is a multifactorial
    disease which has a genetic susceptibility part, but also requires
    environmental triggers like certain kinds of infection or stress, so you
    should be aware of family history, but it does not mean you will get the

    Hope this helps,