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What’s the weirdest disease you have ever heard of?


What’s the weirdest disease you have ever heard of?


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Diseases always tend to harm human body in some way or another and affect the life schedule badly. Sometimes even a tiny disease can be dangerous but have you ever thought of a disease caused by your own immunes? Isn’t it weird and spooky?

The autoimmune is one such disease in which the immune system starts to generate antibodies which attack blood cells and tissues badly instead of fighting with them. Immune deficiency diseases decrease the body's ability to fight foreign invaders.  It causes vulnerability due to high levels of infections. In this disease, the blood cells of the body or micro-organisms like bacteria triggers the immune system and causes disorder in the body.

Is it dangerous?

One interesting fact is that even doctors do not know the exact cause of this disease. Generally, the immune system guards our body from foreign invaders. However, at times, it gets misbalanced and starts to release proteins called auto-antibodies that attack the healthy cells of the body directly.  Also, the system fails to distinguish between healthy and harmful antigens cells which results in a trigger.

Some of the symptoms of this disease are:

  • Fatigue
  • Achiness in muscles
  • Swelling
  • Rashes and redness in skin
  • High and Low fever
  • Concentrating issues
  • Numbness in hand and feet
  • Excessive hair loss

As per doctors, it cannot be fully cured, but some drugs are used to reduce its pain and reaction to the body. Autoimmune treatment in Pune along with cities like Bengaluru has been affordable as well as under the guidance of professionals.

There are many health centres with professionals and experienced doctors who are exploring this disease’s new treatments to cure it. There are various centres in Pune where tests are conducted to examine the disease and professional treatment is given to the patients by highly qualified doctors in this field especially for rheumatoid arthritis who gives promising relief to patients.

Treatment as per type of autoimmune diseases:

  • Rheumatologists treat joint diseases, like rheumatoid arthritis as well as other autoimmune diseases like Sjogren’s syndrome.
  • Gastroenterologists treat celiac and Crohn’s disease.
  • An Endocrinologists treat the conditions of the glands.
  • Dermatologists treat skin problems.

Various tests are conducted to know the type of autoimmune and then methods are adopted as per the symptom and type.

Corticosteroids are also a good way to control inflammation and suppress the immune system of the body fully. Other treatments are available which options depend on the type of autoimmune. A good balanced diet is also very essential to cure to get energy for the cells. Also, as per reports, new treatments will be adopted which will study the cause of inflammation deeply and cure its symptoms to fight with infection. The doctors are trying hard to give comfort and relief to the patients as no permanent and direct solution to the disease is available right now, they are making efforts to relax its symptoms and spread awareness about its causes, to avoid it in the near future.