The following Conditions are related to Shortness of breath

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  • Lupus

    No two cases of lupus are exactly alike. Signs and symptoms may come on suddenly or develop slowly, may be mild or severe, and may be temporary or permanent. Most people with lupus have mild disease characterized by episodes — called flares — when signs and symptoms get worse for a while, then improve or even disappear completely for a time. The signs and symptoms of lupus that you experience will depend on which body syste  Read More

  • Pure red blood cell aplasia

    Pure red cell aplasia (PRCA) is a very rare blood production disorder that affects the precursor of the red blood cell which are called reticulocytes. In PRCA, the bone marrow stops producing red blood cells, and this leads to low red blood cell count or anemia. This disorder usually affects adults. Red blood cells are responsible for carrying oxygen to various cells and tissues. What causes PRCA? According  Read More

  • Purpura, thrombotic thrombocytopenic

    Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura is a rare condition that leads to blood clots to build small blood vessels across the course of the body. Clots like these can result in severe medical issues if they end up blocking blood vessels and restrict the flow of blood to organs like the brain, kidneys and the heart. A protein of ADAMTS13 enzyme in the blood plays a role in blood clotting. An inadequacy in the ADAMTS13  Read More