chronic granulomatous disease

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chron·ic gran·u·lom·a·tous dis·ease

n. encefalomielitis, enfermedad que puede ser fatal causada por inmuno deficiencia y grave deficiencia de leucocitos.
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Leprosy, also known as Hansen's disease, is a chronic granulomatous disease of the peripheral nerves and superficial tissues.
org, a new website dedicated to those living with Chronic Granulomatous Disease (CGD).
X-linked gp91phox gene mutation chronic granulomatous disease (CGD) had been diagnosed when he was 4 years of age.
Milly Smith was born with chronic granulomatous disease, which left her with no immune system.
The US FDA approved its use in children and adults with chronic granulomatous disease and severe, malignant osteopetrosis.
Sarcoidosis is a systemic, chronic, granulomatous disease affecting most commonly the lungs and lymphatic system.
They have identified 10 hitherto unknown and therefore untreated conditions and are pioneering curative treatment for Chronic Granulomatous Disease (CGD) - a debilitating disease with abscesses, chronic diarrhoea, fever, poor growth and death by the age of 30.
Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome (MRS) is a rare granulomatous disease characterized by recurrent, relapsing orofacial edema, facial palsy, and a fissured tongue.
In this article, we present a healthy patient with pain in the cranium diagnosed with chronic granulomatous disease and aspergillus osteomy-elits.
Considering the sub-acute onset with no obvious source of any malignancy or other granulomatous disease to justify the origin of the ring enhancing lesions in the CT/MRI and endemicity of tuberculosis in our country (India) she was diagnosed provisionally as a case cerebellar tuberculoma.
Males et al (11) reported 3 cases of granulomatous disease in HIV-1-infected patients 2 to 3 years after receiving subcutaneous silicone injections: 1 with injection site (hip) granulomatous disease and 2 with additional pulmonary and/or hepatic granulomatous disease diagnosed primarily by clinical information and increased uptake on gallium Ga 67 scans.
Chronic granulomatous disease (CGD) is a rare primary immunodeficiency disease of phagocytic cells, resulting from impaired function of one of five essential subunits of the reduced nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADPH) oxidase enzyme complex within neutrophils, eosinophils, monocytes and macrophages.
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