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#rare condition

# rare-condition - Sunday 8 September, 2019

'The doctors have no idea how to treat her condition': Giving birth to Ireland's smallest surviving baby
# Rare Condition
# Rare Condition

'The doctors have no idea how to treat her condition': Giving birth to Ireland's smallest surviving baby

Sep 8th 2019, 4:00 PM 83,646 Views 13 Comments

Katie Keogh writes about her baby Charlotte who was born with an extremely rare condition.

# rare-condition - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Mother of Cork toddler thanks hospital for saving her daughter with rare diabetes
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# Never Seen Before

Mother of Cork toddler thanks hospital for saving her daughter with rare diabetes

Feb 25th 2015, 7:30 PM 20,081 Views 8 Comments

Medication designed for Ava has meant that she no longer needs an insulin pump and can now live at home.

# rare-condition - Friday 16 May, 2014

Opinion: Misdiagnosed and misunderstood – the dramatic swelling disorder that can be fatal
# HAE
# HAE

Opinion: Misdiagnosed and misunderstood – the dramatic swelling disorder that can be fatal

May 16th 2014, 8:00 AM 796 Views 10 Comments

Hereditary Angioedema is a rare inherited genetic condition which causes huge swelling on any part of the body, but it is frequently misdiagnosed.