Disease State Resources
Get in-depth information and explore up-to-date resources about pressing disease states in AMCP’s Disease State Resource Center. AMCP is pleased to work with leading pharmaceutical companies to offer these timely resources to you.
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Cardiovascular [heart] disease describes a range of conditions that affect your heart.
Hemophilia is usually an inherited bleeding disorder in which the blood does not clot properly. This can lead to spontaneous bleeding as well as bleeding following injuries or surgery.
Immunoglobulin (IG) derived from the plasma of donors is used in the treatment of an array of disorders, including primary and secondary immune deficiency states and a variety of autoimmune and inflammatory disorders.
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma (CLL/SLL) is a non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtype that varies patient by patient, with some having a highly aggressive disease course and others having indolent disease that progresses slowly over several years.
Migraine is a chronic neurologic disease characterized by attacks of throbbing, often unilateral pain exacerbated by physical activity. Cluster headache is less common.
Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune skin disease that speeds up the growth cycle of skin cells.
Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a rare, autosomal recessive genetic disease that causes progressive muscle weakness and atrophy.
Asthma is a condition in which your airways narrow and swell and may produce extra mucus. This can make breathing difficult and trigger coughing, a whistling sound (wheezing) when you breathe out and shortness of breath.
Depression is a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest. Also called major depressive disorder or clinical depression, it affects how you feel, think and behave and can lead to a variety of emotional and physical problems.
Multiple myeloma is a cancer that forms in a type of white blood cell called a plasma cell. Healthy plasma cells help you fight infections by making antibodies that recognize and attack germs.
Oncology is a specialization that involves the management of drug treatments for people with early and advanced cancers that affect the organs, muscles, bones and connective tissue.
Heart failure, sometimes known as congestive heart failure, occurs when your heart muscle doesn't pump blood as well as it should.