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What are the rarest diseases?

That is a tricky question. It is possible we do not even know about the rarest diseases, since they occur so infrequently. There are also new diseases popping up all of the time. New diseases frequently occur when another organism's bacteria or viruses adapt to human hosts.

It is even possible that the rarest disease is one made by man that is stored away in some government lab.

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