T he dynamics of life has always been a fascinating subject. The field of biology and medicine has seen many miracles, but so has seen many curses too. By curses, we mean the rare medical conditions which sometimes affect people, if not many, but just a few. Here are 10 of the most fascinating and rare medical conditions that exist in our world.
Nystagmus, also called "dancing eyes," is a condition that involves involuntary eye movement.
Necrotising fasciitis is a bacterial infection that can destroy skin, fat, and the tissue covering the muscles within a very short time. About 1 out of 4 people who get this infection die from it.
Neurofibromatosis type is a multi-system genetic disorder that is characterized by cutaneous findings, most notably spots and axillary freckling, by skeletal dysplasia, and by the growth of both benign and malignant nervous system tumors.
Hyperekplexia is a condition that involves an extreme reaction to stimuli that causes uncontrollable jumps and startle-induced falls.