agammaglobulinemia

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Related to X-linked agammaglobulinemia: Bruton's disease, congenital agammaglobulinemia

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.

agammaglobulinemia

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1 Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis 11 10/1 4-96 2 X-linked agammaglobulinemia 7 7/0 27-216 3 Chronic granulomatous disease 4 3/1 7-60 4 Severe combined immunodeficiency 4 4/0 4-48 5 Common variable immunodeficiency 3 2/1 84-120 6 Chediak-Higashi syndrome 3 1/2 26-86 7 Hypogammaglobulinemia 2 1/1 96-108 8 IgG subclass deficiency 2 0/2 84-114 9 Hyper-IgM syndrome 2 2/0 17-59 10 Autoimmune lymphoproliferative 1 0/1 15 syndrome 11 B cell expansion with NF-[kappa]B 1 1/0 18 and T cell anergy 12 Hyper-IgE syndrome 1 1/0 42 13 Interleukin 12 receptor [beta]1 1 1/0 156 Total defect 42 33/9 4-216 * PID, primary immunodeficiency Table 2.
Clinical and mutational features of X-linked agammaglobulinemia in Mexico.
For other primary immunodeficiencies provided by the reader, such as the case of X-linked agammaglobulinemia, this is a congenital disease that affects males and involves B lymphocytes and plasma cells, which are not the primary immune line in tuberculosis (7), nor does it correspond to our case.
1-3) The predominant symptomatic forms of PADs are common variable immunodeficiency (CVID), X-linked agammaglobulinemia (XLA), and Hyper IgM syndromes (HIGM).
Sepsis caused by Veillonella parvula infection in a 17-year old patient with X-linked agammaglobulinemia.
In Anhui Province, a child with X-linked agammaglobulinemia who received 30PV doses in fall 2003 was previously reported with onset of paralysis in August 2005 (3).

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