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Table 5 List of diseases and complications treated by the specialized component of PA. February 2015

From: Legal access to medications: a threat to Brazil’s public health system?

Acne Gaucher disease Osteoporosis
Acquired pure red cell aplasia Glaucoma Paget’s disease - osteitis deformans
Acromegaly Growth hormone deficiency - hypopituitarism Parkinson’s disease
Acute coronary syndromes Guillain-Barré syndrome Phenylketonuria
Alzheimer’s disease Haemangioma Polycystic ovary syndrome and
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis Heart and lung transplantation Primary adrenal insufficiency - Addison’s disease
Anaemia in chronic renal failure Heart transplant Primary immunodeficiency
Ankylosing spondylitis Hereditary angioedema Prophylaxis of reinfection by the Hepatitis B virus following liver transplantation
Aplastic anaemia Hereditary ichthyosis Psoriasis
Asthma Hirsutism Psoriatic arthritis
Autoimmune haemolytic anaemia HIV disease resulting in other diseases Pulmonary arterial hypertension
Autoimmune hepatitis Hyperphosphatemia in chronic renal failure Reactive arthritis
Bone marrow or pancreas transplantation Hyperprolactinemia Reiter’s disease
Central precocious puberty Hypoparathyroidism Renal osteodystrophy
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura Renal transplantation
Chronic viral hepatitis B Inflammatory spondylopathy Rheumatoid Arthritis
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia Iron overload Rickets and osteomalacia
Crohn’s disease Leiomyoma of the uterus Schizoaffective disorder
Cystic fibrosis Liver transplantation Schizophrenia
Dermatomyositis and polymyositis Lung transplantation Sickle cell disease
Diabetes insipidus Lupus systemic erythematosus Spasticity
dyslipidaemia Multiple sclerosis Systemic sclerosis
Endometriosis Myasthenia gravis Turner Syndrome
Epilepsy Nephrotic syndrome Ulcerative colitis
Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency Neutropenia Viral hepatitis C
Focal dystonia and hemifacial spasm Non-infectious posterior uveitis Wilson’s disease
  1. Source: Ministry of Health homepage