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  1. Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)

    12 Feb 2019

    Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is a rare autoimmune disorder in which a person?s immune system destroys the platelets that help their blood to clot...

  2. Rheumatoid arthritis

    06 Dec 2018

    Early treatment of rheumatoid arthritis is important in helping you manage the condition more effectively...

  3. Addison's disease

    02 Dec 2018

    Most cases of Addison's disease are caused by an autoimmune response that attacks and damages the adrenal glands over time...

  4. Raynaud's phenomenon

    29 Nov 2018

    Raynaud's phenomenon can be a sign of a more serious underlying condition, so see your doctor if you experience it...

  5. Retroperitoneal fibrosis

    29 Nov 2018

    Retroperitoneal fibrosis is the abnormal growth of tissue on and around abdominal structures, including blood vessels and ureters...

  6. HIV

    16 Nov 2018

    In Australia, HIV is most commonly spread when having sex without a condom and when sharing needles and other injecting equipment...

  7. Scleroderma

    12 Nov 2018

    The most common symptom of scleroderma is a thickening and hardening of the skin, particularly of the hands and face...

  8. Thyroid - Hashimoto's disease

    07 Nov 2018

    Hashimoto's disease progresses very slowly over many years, so the symptoms may go unnoticed...

  9. Hughes syndrome

    06 Aug 2018

    Hughes syndrome is thickening of the blood caused by abnormal immune system cells...

  10. Reactive arthritis

    03 Aug 2018

    Reactive arthritis is a form of arthritis that occurs as a result of some bacterial infections...