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How exactly is the disease niemann pick common?

How exactly is the disease niemann pick common?

Niemann-Pick: Incidence of Niemann-Pick Disease Type C – estimate 1/150, 000. Incidence of Niemann-Pick Disease types A & B – 1/250, 000. However, the number can be significantly higher is specific populations. ...Read more

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Is paget's disease common?

Is paget's disease common?

1-2% of population: Paget's disease of bone affects 1-2% of the population over 50 years of age. It is inherited in about 20% of patients. ...Read more

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Is legionnaires' disease common?

Is legionnaires' disease common?

No: The bacteria that causes legionaires' disease requires a moist environment to grow. Most cases have been associated with ccontaminate air conditioning units. ...Read more

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How common is blount's disease?

Blount's disease: "Blount disease, affects less than 200, 000 people in the US population." See: http://www. Rightdiagnosis. Com/b/blount_disease/prevalence. Htm ...Read more

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What are some common diseases that are terminal?

Most can be: Common diseases like heart disease, diabetes, and hypertension (high blood pressure) all can be terminal without proper care, management, and close follow-up. In some cases other more classically terminal diseases can be considered 'chronic' with lifelong active treatments. ...Read more

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What are the 3 most common diseases in the world?

What are the 3 most common diseases in the world?

Who knows?: Literally, the who (world health organization) probably knows. Conventional wisdom says periodontal (gum) disease is #1. Surely the common cold must rank up there. I suspect degenerative arthritis is high on the list if you include all age groups. As a cardiologist, I would put chagas disease on the cardiac list worldwide though very rare in the usa, thankfully ...Read more

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What are the common non communicable and communicable diseases?

What are the common non communicable and communicable diseases?

See CDC website: Too many to name here...I suggest that you contact the center for disease control...They will have common listings for you. You might also reference the merk manual. ...Read more

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How common is fifths disease?

How common is fifths disease?

I would say so: The majority of kids will have this before school age and have blood evidence of prior infections by the time they are teens. I see a case every month in the office and others are labeled during a phone call to the office. Rarely (once every few years) I see kids pass it to their parents who must have missed it as a kid. ...Read more

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How common is meniere's disease?

How common is meniere's disease?

Somewhat: It's estimated that there are over >600k patients in the usa with meniere's disease. ...Read more

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What are common congenital disorders?

What are common congenital disorders?

Birth defects: The most common severe congenital anomalies are heart defects, neural tube defects and Down syndrome. ...Read more

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What sort of disease is a common cold?

What sort of disease is a common cold?

Usually self limited: Usually viral and self limited, but contagious. ...Read more

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What are common symptoms of Crohn's disease?

What are common symptoms of Crohn's disease?

CD symptoms: Common symptoms and signs of crohn's disease include persistent abdominal pain, cramping and diarrhea, sometimes with blood or mucus. Other commonly associated symptoms include fever, weight loss, decreased appetite, night sweats, fatigue and arthritis. ...Read more

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What are common symptoms of tetanus disease?

What are common symptoms of tetanus disease?

"Lockjaw" starts 1st: spasms of face & neck, with drooling, difficulty swallowing/breathing. Spasms progress to entire body, with arched back & neck. They last a few minutes, but are relentlessly repetitive for 3-4 weeks (if patient lives that long) & strong enough to break bones or suffocate the patient
Systemic signs include high blood pressure, rapid heart rate, sweating, nervous system dysfunction & death. ...Read more

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What is chagas disease and where is it common?

What is chagas disease and where is it common?

It is an infection.: Chagas disease occurs mainly in South America but can also occur in the United States. Trypanosoma cruzi is the name of the parasite that causes the disease. The parasites are transmitted between animals and humans by triatomine bugs (also known as kissing bugs). The disease primarily affects the heart, esophagus and colon. ...Read more

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What are the most common communicable disease?

Probably: Rhinovirus, which is responsible for most colds. ...Read more

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What are the common hormonal disorders in men?

What are the common hormonal disorders in men?

Diabetes, thyroid: Diabetes is the most common, with thyroid disorders second. Recently, more and more men are being diagnosed with low testosterone, but it is much less common than the other two. ...Read more

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What are 5 different common childhood diseases?

What are 5 different common childhood diseases?

Too broad.: Quite frankly, this question is too broad. Are you talking about infectios, cancers, allergies or what? You need to be much more specific. ...Read more

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What are the common symptoms of Crohn's disease?

What are the common symptoms of Crohn's disease?

Wide array of symtom: Crohn's can occur anywhere in the GI tract from one end to the other. Because of this the symptoms vary widely. The most common sites are the small intestine and colon. Because of the crohn's will commonly present with abdominal pain, cramping and diarrhea. Of course many other things cause this as well. If symptoms like this persist they should be evaluated by your physician. ...Read more

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What is the most common type of mental disorder?

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What is the most common type of mental disorder?

Mental do: Agree, especially generalized anxiety disorder.

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What are the six most common diseases in babies?

What are the six most common diseases in babies?

Hope this helps: Babies can be broken down into various age groups - we often view those under 2 months old for certain infections for that range vs over 2 months. I found this article with links to other good ones to help you hone down the age group you are interested in.

https://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/commoninfantandnewbornproblems. Html ...Read more

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What is the disease rickets? Is it still common?

What is the disease rickets? Is it still common?

Very uncommon: Hi. Rickets is pediatric disease that is now very uncommon in the US. The most common cause 100 years ago was vitamin D deficiency (milk wasn't fortified, and many people then, as now, weren't in the sun enough to manufacture their own). Now vitamin D deficiency to the point of rickets is VERY uncommon. There are genetic causes such as Vitamin D receptor mutation/deletion and others. Rare! ...Read more

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Does acupressure really work for common diseases?

Does acupressure really work for common diseases?

Depends: Depends on what you mean by common diseases. If you are referring to asthma, allergies... Yes, it can help. We believe that acupuressure and acupuncture change the behavior of the immune and hormonal systems, hence how they can help. Now, food reactions and a whole host of other problems can also lead to the same symtpoms, in which case acupressure may be less effective. ...Read more

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What are the most common sex chromosome disorders?

What are the most common sex chromosome disorders?

Kliefelter & Turner: Most common is klinefelter's syndrome 47 XXY (male) next most common is turner syndrome 45 xo (female), following are all much less common:- triple x 47 xxx, hermaprodite 46 xx/xy mixed gonadal dysgenesis, 47 xyy & 48 xxyy syndromes. Hermaphroditism can also occur in 46 xx individuals with a fragment of a y chromosome. ...Read more

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What are the common symptoms of meniere's disease?

What are the common symptoms of meniere's disease?

3-4 classic symptoms: Tinnitus (ringing in the ears), ear fullness, vertigo (false sense of motion), and hearing loss. All these symptoms can be episodic meaning that you can be completely fine one moment and then you will experience 1 or more of these symptoms spontaneously. This cycle may repeat itself. ...Read more

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What is mucha-habermann disease? How common is it?

What is mucha-habermann disease? How common is it?

Mucha habermann: Mucha habermann disease is a rare skin disorder. It is also known as pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis acuta or PLEVA. Lesions can sometimes itch, - tend to be found in groups on trunk, arms and legs. PLEVA can disappear in 1.5 to 18 months without treatment. Scarring can occur. PLEVA is most often seen in children and young adults. ...Read more