If you have a disease or condition that is a mystery and have exhausted all of your options to find answers, there is hope.
The Stanford Center for Undiagnosed Diseases is one of seven clinical sites in the NIH's Undiagnosed Diseases Network (UDN) which seeks to provide diagnosis and treatment for adults and children with unknown diseases or conditions through collaboration among the nation's leading clinical teams and the most advanced diagnostic tools.
The Stanford Center for Undiagnosed Diseases
Led by principal investigators Euan A. Ashley, M.D., D.Phil., Jonathan Bernstein, M.D., Ph.D., and Paul Graham Fisher, M.D., the Stanford Center for Undiagnosed Diseases is a cross-institution collaboration between Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford Health Care, and Stanford Children's Health. To learn more about eligibility and inclusion criteria or submit an application, please visit the Stanford Center for Undiagnosed Diseases.
Undiagnosed Diseases Network Quick Facts
- The UDN is an expansion of the Undiagnosed Diseases Program, a clinical research initiative launched in 2008 by the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
- To date, more than 70 rare diseases and several new conditions have been identified
- More than 800 patients from around the world have been evaluated
- A new online portal, UDN Gateway, simplifies the application process and provides more opportunities for participation in the program
Learn more about the launch of the UDN Gateway online application portal.