Different types of Rare Diseases

Rare Disease is technically defined as a disease that is found in fewer than 5 people per every 10,000 people. While we’ve all heard of diseases, seen someone with a disease, and had a disease personally, it’s unlikely that we’ve encountered a rare disease. In the non-medical world, people use and interchange disease to mean infection, sickness, illness, or something similar. In the medical world, a disease is an abnormal condition that impairs bodily functions and is often associated with certain signs and symptoms. Also called an orphan disease, most rare diseases are genetic, and thus are present throughout the person's entire life, even if symptoms do not immediately appear.

  • Alexander disease
  • Alkaptonuria
  • Ataxia-telangiectasia
  • Barth syndrome
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
  • Dravet syndrome
  • Duchenne muscular dystrophy
  • Fabry disease
  • Gaucher disease
  • Huntington disease
  • Joubert syndrome
  • Krabbe leukodystrophy
  • Marfan syndrome
  • Niemann-Pick disease
  • Progeria
  • Zellweger syndrome
  • Rare Infectious Diseases
  • Hypophosphatasia

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August 21-23, 2017

3rd Annual Congress on Infectious Diseases

San Francisco, California, USA
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6thEuro-Global Conference on Infectious Diseases

Paris, France
September 13-14, 2017

6th Annual Bacteriology and Parasitology Meeting

Singapore
October 30-November 1, 2017

3rd Annual Congress on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs


(10 Plenary Forums - 1 Event)
San Antonio, Texas, USA
November 06-07, 2017

3rd International Conference on Flu and Emerging Infectious Diseases

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
March 1-2, 2018

5th International congress on Infectious Diseases

Berlin, Germany
June 11-12, 2018

4th World Congress on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs

Dublin, Ireland
31st August-1st September 2018

International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases

Zurich, Switzerland

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