Autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1

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What is autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1?

Autoimmune Polyglandular Syndrome Type 1 is an inherited condition that affects many of the body's organs. It is characterized by three features; individuals have at least two of these features: mucocutaneous candidiasis, hypoparathyroidism, and Addison's disease.

Common symptoms reported by people with autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)

Data from patients with autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta)
Perceived effectiveness
for depressed mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1 on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 2
30s 3
40s 2
50s 1
60s 3
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 3
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

83% Female
17% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 6
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 1 patients who have completed their condition history
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