Types of Orphan diseases

Types of Orphan Disease Orphan diseases, also known as rare diseases, are medical conditions that affect a small percentage of the population. In the United States, a disease is considered “rare” if it affects fewer than 200,000 people. There are over 7,000 identified rare diseases, with new ones being discovered every year. These diseases can […]

Autoimmune Disorder

Autoimmune Disorder Autoimmune disorders are a group of medical conditions that arise when the immune system mistakenly attacks the body’s own tissues and organs. These disorders can affect different parts of the body, including the joints, skin, pancreas, thyroid gland, and other organs. While the exact cause of autoimmune disorders is not fully understood, a […]

Transverse Myelitis

Transverse Myelitis (TM) is a neurological condition where both sides of the same section of the spinal cord becomes inflamed. The inflammation damages the insulation myelin sheath protecting the nerves.

Idiopathic/Immune Thrombocytopenia

Idiopathic/Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP) is a hematological disorder of the platelets leading to easy and excessive bruising and bleeding (even internal).