understand whipples disease

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  • Prognosis of Whipple's Disease

    Prognosis of Whipple's Disease

    After treatment, the likely outcome for most people with Whipple’s disease is good. But, it is important to seek treatment when it is necessary or it may cause complications that also include death.

  • What is Whipples Disease?

    What is Whipples Disease?

    Whipple’s disease is a rare bacterial infection primarily affecting the small intestine. It can also affect the heart, lungs, brain, joints, and eyes. Left untreated, Whipple’s disease is fatal.

  • What are the risks of Whipples Disease?

    What are the risks of Whipples Disease?

    Anyone can get Whipple’s disease, but people are vulnerable to Whipple’s disease owing to genetic factors that influence the body’s immune system.

  • What are the causes of Whipples Disease?

    What are the causes of Whipples Disease?

    Scientists are unsure how T. whipplei infects people. One theory is that some people are more vulnerable to Whipple’s disease, probably due to genetic factors that influence the body’s immune system.

  • Whipples Disease: Points to remember?

    Whipples Disease: Points to remember?

    People with neurologic Whipple’s disease who relapse tend to have much poorer health outcomes, including serious neurologic symptoms and even death.

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