Acute lymphocytic leukemia

Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML)

Aplastic anemia

Aplastic anemia occurs when your bone marrow stops producing enough new blood cells. It's a serious problem, but treatments are available.


Broken nose

Coarctation of the aorta

Deviated septum

Deviated septum occurs when your nasal septum is significantly displaced to one side, making one nostril smaller than the other.

Essential thrombocythemia

Gaucher's disease

Hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS)

Hemolytic uremic syndrome is an uncommon condition that can cause life-threatening kidney failure, especially for children and older adults.


High blood pressure (hypertension)

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura is a blood-clotting disorder that can lead to easy bruising and bleeding. Treatment depends on the severity of symptoms.


Plague is a disease carried by rats and other rodents. The risk of developing plague is low, and most cases occur in Africa.

Von Willebrand disease

Von Willebrand disease is an inherited bleeding condition caused by a deficit in or impairment of a protein essential for blood clotting.

Wegener's granulomatosis

Wegener's granulomatosis is an uncommon disease that causes blood vessel inflammation that can damage lungs, kidneys and other organs. Untreated, it can be fatal.

July 03, 2015