February 29th is the World Day of rare diseases. In Italy there are around 2 million people suffering from this pathology. A rare disease is a pathology that affects limited number of people, precisely 1 out of 2,000. and for this reason, is difficult to identify and to treat. This means that many subjects don’t have a certain diagnosis and cure. The rare disease also directly affects the families and friends of the affected that need constant assistance and support.

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