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With the life there is always death, but when this death is caused by a disease – It is more painful. People have faced so many dangerous diseases that have eaten millions of life. Hunger of these diseases increases with every life.

Few of these diseases are curable and some does not have any cure. Let’s see these top 10 most dangerous diseases in world.

Top 10 Most Dangerous Diseases in World

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1. HIV

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Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is the most dangerous disease in world.  This virus slowly reduces the effectiveness of immune system. Later a person who has no working immune system easily affected with any diseases like tuberculosis and tumours. Increased symptoms of this disease are called AIDS. Due to this disease more than 37 Million people have been dead.

2. Malaria

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Malaria is disease that is caused by mosquitoes. Viruses of this disease is injected in body when a mosquito bitten. Primary symptoms of this disease are fever, headache, and vomiting. These symptoms are usually appeared after 10-15 days when an infected mosquito bitten. Chloroquine is used to treat this disease. Best cure of this disease is mosquito’s prevention. In 2012 around 627000 deaths were estimated due to malaria.

3. Plague

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In the top 10 most dangerous diseases in world another disease is plague. This is a deadly infectious disease. It spread from people to people. The cause of this disease is enterobacteria Yersinia Pestis. Symptoms of this disease appeared according to the body part that is infected. Like pneumonic plague appear in lungs, septicemic plague in blood vessels. This disease can be treated if it is detected in early stage. This disease caused most deaths in the history.

4. SARS

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Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) is a disease that is caused by SARS corona virus. Initial symptoms of this disease are fever, flu, cough, sore throat etc. Primary condition of this disease is cold and coughs, later it becomes pneumonia.  Diagnosis of this disease is done by X-Ray of the chest. According to data as per 31st Dec 2003 around 8096 people were infected with this disease.

5. Ebola

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Ebola virus disease is one of the most dangerous diseases in the world. Its symptoms can be fever, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, vomiting, diarrhea, with reduced function of kidney and lever. These symptoms can be seen from 2 days – 3 weeks after contacting with the virus. This disease is the high risk of death percentage. Till 15th Mar 2015 there are 24701 cases of Ebola reported and 10194 people were dead due this disease.

6. Influenza A-H1N1

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This disease is caused by influenza A virus that is mainly originated from swine. This is why this disease is also known as swine flu in public. Primary symptoms of this disease are cough, fever and general symptoms of flu. It cannot exactly know that a person is infected with H1N1 virus without a specialized test. In 2010 it is calculated that this disease has taken 17000 lives.

7. Cholera

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In the top 10 most dangerous diseases in world another disease is cholera. This disease affects working of intestine. Initial symptoms of this disease are vomiting and diarrhea. Bacterium Vibrio Cholerae that caused cholera is found in seafood, water and unhygienic food. Cholera can be treated if its medicines and treatment is provided to early stage. 3 to 5 million of cholera cases are reported every year and 100 000 – 120 000 deaths are caused by cholera.

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8. Tuberculosis

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Tuberculosis is one of the most dangerous diseases in world. This disease is also known as TB. Tuberculosis is disease of lungs but affects whole body. Primary symptoms of this disease are untreated cough, sneezing, fever, and weight loss. TB can be treated but its treatment is difficult and long time process. Different types of antibiotics are provided to the patients on different time interval. As per 2013 there are 9 million of TB cases are reported and 1.1 million deaths are reported due to tuberculosis.

9. Yellow Fever

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In the top 10 most dangerous diseases in world another disease is yellow fever. This disease is caused by Flavivirus. Transition medium of this virus is mosquitoes. This disease affects whole body and makes skin cells dead. It affects liver which result the jaundice. That makes skin colour yellow. This is why it is called yellow fever.  According to World Health Organization (WHO) 200 000 cases of yellow fever is reported every year, which caused 30 000 deaths.

10. Small Pox

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Small pox is another deadliest disease in the world. This disease is the oldest disease that has affected humans. This disease is due to variola virus. Symptoms of this disease are small bumps on throat, face and all over the skin. Patient may feel fever, muscle pain and headache. There are valid medicines to treat this disease. Vaccinations are provided as prevention but this vaccine has side effects. It is estimated that this disease has taken 300 to 500 million lives in 20th century

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Conclusion

These are the top 10 most dangerous diseases in world. These diseases have taken many lives and still taking many. Best medicine of such diseases is the awareness. The more you know about these more you can save yourself. Stay aware and follow each and every caution that is necessary to avoid such diseases.

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  1. iinstabang says:

    Even more surprising, perhaps, is that several of the deadliest diseases, including the number one killer in the world, are at least partially preventable.

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