Please Be Knowledgeable About Cerebellar Ataxia, Here's Some Info
Cerebellar ataxia refers to loss of movement and coordination, due to damage or degeneration of the cerebellum, the part of the brain that controls motor functions. Find out the possible causes, symptoms, and treatment options for...
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Life Expectancy of People Affected By the Prader-Willi Syndrome
Early diagnosis and treatment are the most important markers that decide the prognosis and life expectancy of Prader-Willi syndrome. Read on to know more on this rare genetic disorder.
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Stendhal Syndrome: The Experience of Being Overwhelmed by Art
Stendhal syndrome meaning
Ever heard of an 'art attack'? The Stendhal Syndrome, a.k.a Florence Syndrome, is a psychosomatic disorder featuring a similar condition. Here's a Buzzle post that elaborates more upon the Stendhal Syndrome.
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Weird Medical Conditions
There are many illnesses that fascinate us. They are either rare, incurable, weird, mysterious or simply strange. Here is an article that will tell you a little about some really weird medical conditions known to humans.
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Symptoms and Treatment of Elephantitis
Elephantitis or the commonly-known elephantiasis is a disease affecting the lymphatic system. Read the article below to understand the symptoms and treatment of elephantitis.
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Prader-Willi Syndrome - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment
Prader-Willi syndrome is a rarely occurring genetic disorder caused due to mutation of the genes on chromosome 15.
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Ataxia Telangiectasia Syndrome: Symptoms and Treatment
A genetic disorder, Ataxia Telangiectasia mainly affects the control center of a brain and compromises the immune system in many cases. It is very rare and equally complex in the range of symptoms and effects.
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Elephantiasis Treatment
Elephantiasis is characterized by an abnormal swelling and inflammation of certain parts of the body. The causes, as well as the treatment options for this rare disease are discussed in this Buzzle article.
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An A-to-Z List of Rare Genetic Diseases and Disorders
Genetic diseases are present throughout the life of an individual, some of which appear very early in life. They result in many chronic conditions that have no cure. Here are the rare genetic diseases and disorders that are seen in...
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Elephantiasis Disease
Elephantiasis a disease where the arms, legs and genitals enlarge to elephantoid size. In this article we will have a brief overview about elephantiasis disease...
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Mysterious Medical Conditions
There are quite a few mysterious medical conditions that confuse medical experts out of their wits' end. We shall have a look at some of these unexplained medical conditions by going through the following article.
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Rare Bone Disorders
Some of the rare disorders affecting the bones of less than 0.5% people around the world are discussed below. Read the following article and know more about these rare bone diseases.
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Uncommon Diseases
The uncommon diseases and disorders which affect normal functioning of our body are described in this article. Information about Microcephaly, Morgellons and other important diseases are presented below.
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Pompe Disease Treatment
Pompe disease is caused by an inherited deficiency of an enzyme called acid alpha glucosidase. Its treatment involves a team of doctors and therapists as the disease starts affecting many of the body's systems and organs. Read on...
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Prader-Willi Syndrome Symptoms
Prader willi syndrome is a complex genetic disorder that affects various parts of the body. This article discusses the symptoms regarding the same.
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Rare Diseases List
Are you looking for information on very rare diseases? The following Buzzle article presents information on some really rare diseases and disorders along with their symptoms. The article also includes a list of rare diseases in...
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Weird Diseases
There are several diseases that cannot be classified under the normal category of ailments, but are definitely weird in sense of there characteristics. Read this article to gain more information about such diseases.
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Prosopagnosia - Face Blindness
Prosopagnosia is quite an unusual disorder, where the affected individual is unable to recognize faces. The article provides information about the unique characteristics of this disorder, and its causes.
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Scleroderma Symptoms
The treatment of scleroderma can vary significantly, depending on the type of the disease, its symptoms, and severity. Find out more about this condition, and its causes and symptoms, through this Buzzle article.
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Acromegaly Symptoms
Acromegaly is a chronic condition, which develops when there is an increase in the level of the growth hormone. The following article provides information about the various symptoms and treatment options available for this condition.
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Hereditary Fructose Intolerance
Hereditary fructose intolerance is a rare disorder in which the body is not able to break down fructose due to lack of liver enzymes. This article describes the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options for this condition.
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An Overview Of Stiff Person Syndrome
Stiff person syndrome is a rare neurological disorder. Even though it is a rare condition it causes significant morbidity and mortality. This article provides information about its symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis.
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Stiff Person Syndrome
Stiff person syndrome is a rare neurological disorder with an unknown cause. This article will tell you more on the symptoms and treatment methods of this condition.
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Costello Syndrome
A syndrome that is rarely observed the world over, the Costello syndrome is caused by mutations of the HRAS gene. It is responsible for uncontrolled cell growth in the human body, which leads to both cancerous as well as...
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Pierre Robin Syndrome
The ill-famed Pierre Robin Syndrome, also known as the Pierre Robin Sequence or the Pierre Robin Malformation, causes facial disfiguration. Here is some information about the causes and treatment options for this disorder.
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Job Syndrome
Job syndrome, first described in 1966, is a rare immunodeficiency disorder affecting one in a million people. It is characterized by the presence of high levels of an antibody called immunoglobulin (IgE) in the blood. Patients are...
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Early Symptoms of Scleroderma
Scleroderma is an autoimmune disease, which is characterized by fibrosis in the skin and other body parts. This article provides information about the symptoms and treatment of this medical condition.
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Reye's Syndrome
Reye's Syndrome is a rare illness where the main symptoms are brain dysfunction and degeneration of the liver. This article explores the many aspects, including causes, symptoms, and prevention of the illness.
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Goldenhar Syndrome - Causes, Symptoms and Treatments
Goldenhar syndrome is a disorder that causes distortion to the facial and internal parts of a child.
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Proteus Syndrome - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment
Proteus syndrome is a very rare disorder causing uncontrolled and abnormal changes in the patient's body. Possibility of occurrence of this disease is less than 1 in million.
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Cushing's Syndrome - Symptoms and Treatment
Cushing's syndrome is a rare disorder that mostly affects adults of age group 20 to 50 years. This article discusses the syndrome in detail.
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Body Dysmorphic Disorder - BDD
A psychological disorder, resulting in a person being obsessive about his looks and also delusional about having defects in their looks, is known as the body dysmorphic disorder. This article includes information regarding its...
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Williams Syndrome
If you want to know more about Williams Syndrome, read this article which discusses its characteristics and cause.
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Is One of Your Legs Longer Than the Other?
More than 50% of the global population has an actual leg-length difference, although most people assume that their legs are perfectly symmetrical. The following article provides information about the test that may be used to...
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Understanding Sensory Integration Dysfunction Disorder
The sensory integration dysfunction disorder is a complex disorder seen mainly in young children. A better understanding of this condition can help parents to cope with its bewildering and frustrating effects.
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Using a Tiny Razor and Cryoplasty to Clear Plaque from Arteries
Peripheral artery disease afflicts at least 12 million Americans, causing unbearable pain due to leg arteries being clogged with plaque. Now there are two new treatments for PAD-a tiny plaque-shearing razor called the SilverHawk.
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