What is autoimmune disease ? Tissues of the Body Affected by Autoimmune Attack "Many triggers can cause autoimmune disease and many body tissues can be affected." "Missing from list: cardiac autonomic neuropathy.
Childhood asthma: With childhood asthma, the lungs and airways become easily inflamed when exposed to certain triggers, such as airborne pollen. In other cases, childhood asthma flares up with a cold or other respiratory infection.