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According to the company, Soliris is a first-in-class terminal complement inhibitor and is currently approved for the treatment of patients with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) and atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS), two debilitating, ultra-rare and life-threatening disorders caused by chronic uncontrolled complement activation.
Consumers are concerned--after a lifetime of hard work accumulating assets to assure a comfortable retirement or to pass on to heirs--that the result of their life's toils will be wiped out by a long-term debilitating illness.
Our study showed that a substantial proportion (5%) of acute, debilitating diarrheal illness throughout Indonesia can be ascribed to shigellosis; moreover, S.
In humans, warding off the debilitating and life-threatening symptoms of Alzheimer's disease may help patients and their families cope with the condition's devastating effects.
Every nuance of your posture can affect whether you contract this debilitating disease.
1 -- cover -- color) After 10 years of debilitating epileptic seizures, surgery opens the door on a whole new life
Although almost all our TD cases were mild, some can be severe, even debilitating, and there is no way to predict who will develop the more severe forms," the researchers conclude.
Patients suffering from debilitating diseases should not have to fear that ongoing research that may one day cure them will be discontinued.
To meet the CDC's definition, a patient must have debilitating tiredness for more than six months and must exhibit at least eight of 11 symptoms, including sore throat, mild fever and muscular aches.
When three of Martin Atkinson-Barr's relatives contracted a stomach infection on top of debilitating Lyme disease, they hoped a prescription for a decades-old antibiotic would make them well.