Top 10 Strangest Diseases


There is a cure or vaccine for almost any disease these days, except for maybe a handful of terminal and/or rare diseases. While specialists can recognize such afflictions and prescribe some sort of treatment, not all manifest themselves clearly. Society recognizes coughing, headaches, and other similar visible symptoms as signs of a person’s suffering, yet some rare diseases manifest themselves quite differently. Let us then take a look at a few of these rare diseases, to get a better understanding of what suffering from a rare medical condition can be like.

9Walking Corpse Syndrome

Depression, as you may have already imagined, is one of the most common mental conditions in the world. The walking corpse syndrome is as a result of severe mental depression that causes a patient to perceive themselves as being dead. In extreme cases, a patient will complain about the smell of their own rotting flesh and feel worms crawling within them. The condition is usualoly caused by lack of sleep as well as cocaine psychosis.