Diseases & Conditions A-Z Index
- Death, Leading Causes of Death in Males.
- Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
- Dementia — see Alzheimer’s Disease.
- Dermatophyte Infection — see Ringworm.
- Developmental Disabilities.
- Dientamoeba fragilis Infection.
What disease starts with an A?
- Anaplastic thyroid cancer.
- Andersen’s disease.
- Andre syndrome.
- Androgen insensitivity syndrome (AIS)
- Anemia. Anemia, Diamond–Blackfan. Anemia, hypoplastic, congenital. Anemia, pernicious. Anemia, sideroblastic. Anemia sideroblastic spinocerebellar ataxia.
What are the common diseases?
- Colds and Flu.
- Conjunctivitis (“pink eye“)
- Stomach Aches.
What is D disease?
Hemoglobin D disease. Disease definition. Hemoglobin D disease(HbD) is a hemoglobinopathy characterized by production of abnormal variant hemoglobin known as hemoglobin D, with no or mild clinical manifestations (splenomegaly, very mild anemia).
What disease starts with an E?
- Ear Infection [Otitis Media]
- Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) — see Hearing, Early Detection & Intervention.
- Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE)
- Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)
- EBV Infection (Epstein-Barr Virus Infection)
- EEE (Eastern Equine Encephalitis)
What disease starts with an L?
- LAC (La Crosse Encephalitis)
- La Crosse Encephalitis (LAC)
- La Crosse Encephalitis virus (LACV) — see La Crosse Encephalitis.
- LACV (La Crosse Encephalitis virus)
- Lassa Fever.
- Latex Allergies.
- LBRF (Relapsing Fever, Louse-borne)
- LCM (Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis)
What are the 10 most common diseases?
- Unintentional injuries.
- Chronic lower respiratory disease.
- Stroke and cerebrovascular diseases.
- Alzheimer’s disease. Deaths in 2017: 121,404.
- Diabetes. Deaths in 2017: 83,564.
- Influenza and pneumonia. Deaths in 2017: 55,672.
- Kidney disease. Deaths in 2017: 50,633.
- Suicide. Deaths in 2017: 47,173.
Which is the rarest disease?
According to the Journal of Molecular Medicine, Ribose-5 phosphate isomerase deficiency, or RPI Deficinecy, is the rarest disease in the world with MRI and DNA analysis providing only one case in history.
What are the six childhood diseases?
Childhood mortality: six killer diseases and how to stop them
- Pneumonia. Pneumonia, usually caused by a bacterial infection, is a disease in which the air sacs in the lungs become inflamed and fill up with fluid.
- Diarrhoea. Diarrhoea is caused by an infection in the intestinal track.
What are some 24 hour illnesses?
The symptoms of 24-hour flu typically appear one to three days after you’ve been infected and can include:
- nausea or vomiting.
- abdominal cramps or pain.
- loss of appetite.
- low-grade fever.
- body aches and pains.
- feeling tired or fatigued.
What is Hb E?
Hemoglobin E (HbE) is an abnormal hemoglobin with a single point mutation in the β chain. At position 26 there is a change in the amino acid, from glutamic acid to lysine (E26K). Hemoglobin E is very common among people of Southeast Asian, Northeast Indian, Sri Lankan and Bangladeshi descent.
What is hemoglobin se?
Hemoglobin SE disease is a form of sickle cell disease, which tends to be mild in childhood. However, adults with hemoglobin SE disease may experience complications including painful episodes, dysfunction of the spleen, and anemia.
What is Roussy Levy syndrome?
Roussy Levy syndrome is a term used to describe a neuromuscular disorder that typically becomes apparent during early childhood. This syndrome is considered a form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease. This disorder is caused by issues with nerve conduction and sensory dysfunction.