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    1. Alcohol abuse
     Excessive use of alcohol ranging from binge drinking to severe alcoholism...more »
    2. Amiodarone -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is strong evidence to indicate that exposure to Amiodarone during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of e...more »
    3. Arsenic -- Teratogenic Agent
     Reports indicate that the use of Arsenic during pregnancy may cause various harmful effects on the fetus. The likelihood and severity of symptoms may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at. The effect...more »
    4. Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann disease
     A rare disease where inflammatory granular nodules form in various organs....more »
    5. Borreliosis
     An infectious bacterial disorder that is transmitted by ticks and causes skin rashes joint swelling and other symptoms similar to the flu....more »
    6. Cancer
     Abnormal overgrowth of body cells....more »
    7. Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disorder
     Degeneration of limb muscles....more »
    8. Chemical poisoning -- o-Anisidine
     o-Anisidine is a chemical used mainly in the production process of pharmaceuticals and azo-dyes . Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involv...more »
    9. Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
     A rare disorder involving swelling of nerve roots and destruction of the protective layer around nerves. Severe symptoms can take up to a year or more to develop....more »
    10. Cryoglobulinemia
     These are immune cells that precipitate in the cold and redissolve on warming....more »
    11. Dermatitis
     General name for any type of skin inflammation....more »
    12. Diabetes Mellitus, Noninsulin-Dependent, Susceptibility to, 1
     Noninsulin-dependent diabetes (Type 2 diabetes) is a type of diabetes that doesn't respond to insulin but does tend to respond to dietary measures and diabetes medication. Researchers have discovered a number of genes which are linked to an increased risk...more »
    13. Diabetes Mellitus, Noninsulin-Dependent, Susceptibility to, 2
     Noninsulin-dependent diabetes (Type 2 diabetes) is a type of diabetes that doesn't respond to insulin but does tend to respond to dietary measures and diabetes medication. Researchers have discovered a number of genes which are linked to an increased risk...more »
    14. Diabetes Mellitus, Noninsulin-Dependent, Susceptibility to, 3
     Noninsulin-dependent diabetes (Type 2 diabetes) is a type of diabetes that doesn't respond to insulin but does tend to respond to dietary measures and diabetes medication. Researchers have discovered a number of genes which are linked to an increased risk...more »
    15. Diabetes Mellitus, Noninsulin-Dependent, Susceptibility to, 4
     Noninsulin-dependent diabetes (Type 2 diabetes) is a type of diabetes that doesn't respond to insulin but does tend to respond to dietary measures and diabetes medication. Researchers have discovered a number of genes which are linked to an increased risk...more »
    16. Diabetes-like neuropathy symptoms
     Also known as peripheral neuropathy. It is a typical presentation of diabetes but can be a presentation of other diseases too....more »
    17. Felty Syndrome
     A rare complication of long-term rheumatoid arthritis which involves an enlarged spleen and blood abnormalities....more »
    18. Folate deficiency
    19. Grasbeck-Imerslund Disease
     A rare inherited disorder characterized by vitamin B12 deficiency which results from the body's inability to absorb vitamin B12 from the foods eaten....more »
    20. Guillain-Barre Syndrome
     A rare progressive form of ascending polyneuropathy believed to be an autoimmune response....more »
    21. HIV-1, CRF36_cpx
     HIV is an immune system disease caused by the HIV virus. AIDS is a term used when a person infected with HIV has a CD4+ T cell count below 200 or 14% of lymphocytes. AIDS is an advanced form of HIV. To be classified as AIDS the person must also have an AI...more »
    22. HIV/AIDS
     HIV is a sexually transmitted virus and AIDS is the progressive immune failure that HIV causes....more »
    23. Hereditary amyloidosis
     An inherited form of amyloidosis which is characterized by a build up of the protein amyloid in tissues and organs. This form of amyloidosis tends to affect mainly the nervous system and gastrointestinal tract. Symptoms are determined by the size and loca...more »
    24. Injury
     Any damage inflicted in the body...more »
    25. Kidney failure
     Total failure of the kidneys to filter waste...more »
    26. Lead poisoning
     A type of heavy metal poisoning caused by excessive exposure to lead....more »
    27. Leprosy
     A chronic, progressive infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium leprae which causes skin sores and also affects the eyes, mucous membranes and peripheral nerves....more »
    28. Lupus
     Autoimmune disease with numerous effects on various organs and linings....more »
    29. Lymphoma
     Cancer involving lymph nodes and the immune system....more »
    30. Megaloblastic Anemia 1
     A rare genetic blood disorder where a defect in the vitamin B12 receptor means that it can't be absorbed from food during digestion. As a result of the low vitamin B12 levels, the body produces increased numbers of abnormal enlarged red blood cells (megal...more »
    31. Megaloblastic anemia
     A rare blood disorder where insufficient vitamin B12 absorption results in reduced production of red blood cells and increased levels of abnormal, enlarged red blood cells (megaloblasts). Vitamin B12 insufficiency can result from absorption problems or la...more »
    32. Mercury poisoning -- Folk Remedies
     Various folk remedies and medicines contain inorganic mercury and mercury salts. They can lead to mercury poisoning and severe cases can result in death. Children tend to be more sensitive to the effects of mercury poisoning than adults. Even low levels o...more »
    33. Multiple Myeloma
     A rare malignant cancer that occurs in the bone marrow. More common in skull, spine, rib cage, pelvis and legs....more »
    34. Multiple Sclerosis
     Autoimmune attack on spinal nerves causing diverse and varying neural problems....more »
    35. Myxedema
     Skin and tissue disorder usually due to hypothyroidism...more »
    36. Phenytoin -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Phenytoin during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure ...more »
    37. Polyarteritis nodosa
     A serious blood vessel disease where small and medium-sized arteries become swollen and damaged and are unable to adequately supply oxygenated blood to various tissues in the body. The disease can occur in a mild form or a serious, rapidly fatal form....more »
    38. Selective Vitamin B12 malabsorption with Proteinuria
     A rare genetic blood disorder where a defect in the vitamin B12 receptor means that it can't be absorbed from food during digestion. As a result of the low vitamin B12 levels, the body produces increased numbers of abnormal enlarged red blood cells (megal...more »
    39. Spinal cord injury
     Spinal cord injury is damage to the spinal cord as a result of a direct trauma to the spinal cord itself or as a result of indirect damage to the bones and soft tissues and vessels surrounding the spinal cord....more »
    40. Syphilis -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is strong evidence to indicate that the development of Syphilis during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the stage...more »
    41. Thallium poisoning
     The poisoning of a person with the element thallium...more »
    42. Velopharyngeal incompetence
     A condition which is characterised by the incompetence of the velopharyngeal to close due to any cause...more »
    43. Velopharyngeal insufficiency
     A condition which is characterized by failure of velopharyngeal closure due to cleft palate...more »
    44. Vitamin B6 toxicity
     Excessive consumption of vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) can cause symptoms of toxicity....more »
    45. Woodhouse Sakati syndrome
     A condition which consists of numerous symptoms such as diabetes, hypogonadism, deafness and mental retardation...more »

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