Autoimmunity in POTS

These articles appear in peer reviewed, scientific journals and are written by those active in researching POTS and other forms of dysautonomia.  When reading journal articles, it can be helpful to focus mainly on the abstract, introduction/background, and discussion section of the paper to get the main idea of the paper.


AutoimmuneAntiadrenergic Autoimmunity in Postural Tachycardia Syndrome. 2016. Europace.  Read Article


Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) – A novel member of the autoimmune family. 2016. Lupus.  Read Article


Suspected side effects to the quadrivalent human papilloma vaccine. 2015. Danish Medical Journal.  Read Article


Hypothesis: Human papillomavirus vaccination syndrome—small fiber neuropathy and dysautonomia could be its underlying pathogenesis. 2015. Clinical Rheumatology. Read Article


Autoimmune Basis for Postural Tachycardia Syndrome. 2014. Journal of the American Heart Association.  Read Article


Postural tachycardia syndrome following human papillomavirus vaccination. 2014. European Journal of Neurology.    Read Article


Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia With Chronic Fatigue After HPV Vaccination as Part of the “Autoimmune/Auto-inflammatory Syndrome Induced by Adjuvants” Case Report and Literature Review. 2014. Journal of Investigative Medicine.    Read Article


Autoantibody Activation of Beta-Adrenergic and Muscarinic Receptors Contributes to an “Autoimmune” Orthostatic Hypotension. 2013. Journal of the American Society of Hypertension.    Read Article


Autoimmunoreactive IgGs from patients with postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. 2012. Proteonomic Clinical Applications.    Read Article


Peripherin-IgG Association with Neurologic and Endocrine Autoimmunity. 2010. Journal of Autoimmunity.    Read Article


Autonomic ganglia, acetylcholine receptor antibodies, and autoimmune ganglionopathy. 2010. Autonomic Neurology.    Read Article


Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome after Vaccination with Gardisil.  2010. Letter to the Editor. European Journal of Neurology.     Read Article


Other Autonomic Neuropathies Associated with Ganglionic Antibody. 2009. Autonomic Neurology.    Read Article


Autonomic Ganglia: Target and Novel Therapeutic Tool. 2008. Neurology.    Read Article


Autoantibodies to Ganglionic Acetylcholine Receptors in Autoimmune Autonomic Neuropathies. 2000. The New England Journal of Medicine.  Read Article