agammaglobulinemia

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a·gam·ma·glob·u·lin·e·mi·a

 (ā-găm′ə-glŏb′yə-lə-nē′mē-ə)
n.
A congenital or acquired deficiency of gamma globulins in the blood.
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Noun1.agammaglobulinemia - a rare immunological disorder characterized by the virtual absence of gamma globulin in the blood and consequent susceptibility to infectionagammaglobulinemia - a rare immunological disorder characterized by the virtual absence of gamma globulin in the blood and consequent susceptibility to infection
immunodeficiency - immunological disorder in which some part of the body's immune system is inadequate and resistance to infectious diseases is reduced
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a·gam·ma·glob·u·lin·e·mi·a

n. agammaglobulinemia, deficiencia de gamma globulina en la sangre.
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agammaglobulinemia

n agammaglobulinemia
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Recurrent cellulitis caused by Helicobacter cinaedi in a patient with X-linked agammaglobulinaemia. Acta Derm Venereol.
Gharagozlou, "Comparison of pulmonary diseases in common variable immunodeficiency and X-linked agammaglobulinaemia," Respirology, vol.
The global primary immunodeficiency diseases market report estimates the market size (Revenue USD million - 2013 to 2020) for key market segments based on the disease types (antibody deficiency - agammaglobulinaemia, common variable immune deficiency, IgG subclass deficiency, SIgAD; cellular immunodeficiency - ataxia telangiectasia, DiGeorge syndrome, hyper IgM syndromes, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome; innate immune disorders - complement deficiencies, and hyper IgE syndrome) and test types (blood and prenatal testing), treatment types (immunoglobulin replacement therapy, antibiotics therapy, stem cell and gene therapy, etc.), and forecasts growth trends (CAGR% - 2016 to 2020).